Kansas State University at Manhattan
Special Collections is located on the 5th floor of Hale Library and is open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. If you need access to a book or other physical material housed here, request there, then view in the Special Collections Reading Room. These materials do not check out but may you scan and copy the sections you need.
If you want to check out a book located in Special Collections, you can request another copy through our Interlibrary Loan service and we'll try to borrow it from another library. It can take a few days for the item to be shipped to us, so please plan ahead.
The Weigel Library Special Collection is located in Weigel Library, room 323 C. If you need access to a book or other physical material housed here, request there. You can't check out these materials but you can scan and copy the sections you need. Weigel Library Special Collection items are available during Weigel Library hours.
To learn about the availability of special collections materials at the Fiedler Engineering, K-State at Salina, Math / Physics, or Veterinary Medical libraries, please contact the individual libraries.