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Archives and Rare Books Library

Archives and Rare Books Stacks

The Archives and Rare Books Library holds the University's Rare Books collection, University Archives, Local Government records, Urban Studies archive, and German-Americana collection.  The Archives and Rare Books Library is located on the 8th floor of Blegen Library on the University of Cincinnati's uptown campus.   


News

New Library Exhibit Showcases Artful Books

“Artful Books,” on display now through the end of fall semester on the 4th and 5th floor lobbies of the Walter C. Langsam Library, features books created by members of the Cincinnati Book Arts Society (CBAS) inspired by and in celebration of UC and UC Libraries. Earlier this year, CBAS members visited the Archives and […]

First Wave Feminism-Is it Still Relevant?

By Erica Bock, Archives and Rare Books Library Intern Many of us remember being forced to read the poetry of Anne Bradstreet in high school or even college. And most of us read summaries online or in SparkNotes so we could still get an “A” without having to spend the time to decipher certain poetry. […]

Read Source to learn more about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries.

Read Source, the online newsletter, to learn more about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries. In this issue of Source, Dean Xuemao Wang writes about his new role as vice provost for digital scholarship, which ties in with the article Introducing the Research @ Data Services Team. The Libraries special collections are […]


Hours

Fall 2019
Day 
Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday
CLOSED

Contact and Address

Archives & Rare Books Library
8th Floor Blegen Library
P.O. Box 210113
2602 McMicken Circle 
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0113
Phone:  513-556-1959