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Special Collections Student Dashboard: Guides and Resources

This is the dashboard for all Special Collections primary service points. In it you can find links and information helpful for staffing the Reading Room.

Welcome to Special Collections!

This page contains useful links and documents to best serve you while on shift! If you have any questions about the following material please be sure to ask your supervisor. 

***If you have any information you would like to see added to this dashboard please email Faith Benavides (***

Training Guides

Important Links

Floor Plans and Parking Map

Helpful Links

Most Common Resources

Opening and Closing Procedures

Contact Information

 (540) 568-3612
Monday-Friday 11am to 4pm by appointment

Special Collections Staff

Kate Morris: Head of Special Collections

Tiffany Cole: Special Collections Archivist

Bodeene Amyot Cairdeas: Digital and Audiovisual Archivist

Julia Merkel: Preservation Officer

Faith Benavides: Special Collections Public Services Coordinator