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Morris Library over the years

150 Years of Library Affairs

The new exhibit on display in the Hall of Presidents and Chancellors examines the lifetime growth of Morris Library, highlighting its achievements and innovations that placed it among the leading academic libraries in the country. On display are records pertaining to the library’s history and related rare materials from Special Collections. The exhibit is in conjunction with Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s 150th anniversary, and will run through the end of the fall semester. Curated by Matthew Gorzalski.

For information on past exhibits, see the SCRC News archive.


Monday–Friday, 8:30AM–4:30PM

Free and open to the public


The Hall of Presidents & Chancellors is located on the first floor of Morris Library across from the rotunda.


If you are a member of the SIUC community and would like to display an exhibit, please see the Exhibits Policy for guidelines on submitting an application and other information.