This guide will help you find and use rare books in our collections here at Seton Hall.
A common misconception is that rare books are all old, dusty volumes from ages past. The truth is a bit more varied than that! Sure, we have old books here in our rare books collections, but our rare books collections also include:
Regardless of the age or scarcity of the book, our collections include a wide range of subjects that relate to the collecting area of the Msgr. Field Archives and Special Collections Center. These include materials related to:
Jacquelyn Deppe is the Technical Services Archivist at the Msgr. Field Archives and Special Collections Center, and our Rare Books expert.
Please contact Jacquelyn for any inquiries related to rare books. She can help you: