The Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) at Swem Library connects students, faculty, and researchers with rare and unique materials, including:
- original manuscripts
- rare books
- audiovisual media
- and more
Services during COVID-19
Special Collections is open to all researchers for onsite research by appointment only. We will accept appointment requests for Mondays-Fridays between 10am – 4pm and require two business days’ notice. Please email us at email@example.com with requests for appointments and virtual research consultations.
Our reproduction services are also available, but priority is given to internal W&M requests. There may be delays for personal requests.
An Acquired Taste
Posted May 19, 2021On one level a virtual reality headset works the same way as the old View Master toy.
Posted April 28, 2021Over the winter and spring of early 1941, a towering landmark rose on the rural landscape less than two miles from downtown Williamsburg. The structure housed the screen for the Stockade Theatre Auto-Torium at Casey’s Corner, where Richmond and Ironbound Roads intersect.