Special Collection is the Libraries major resource for rare and archival material covering a broad range of topics and interests. This page lists a selection of our online collections.
Our digital collections provide patrons with digital versions of library materials as well as tools to browse, search, and analyze these materials online. In addition to providing easier access to these materials, digital collections aid in the preservation of materials by reducing the need for handling the originals.
What can I do with items that I find in the collections?
The materials on this web site are made available for use in research, teaching and private study. Although the material on this web site is publicly accessible for the limited purposes described above, some material is not in the public domain. Copyright in specific materials may be owned by Clemson University, by another institution, or by an individual. Each collection may have specific copyright information and usage rules. For more information on copyright, citations or questions, contact us.