Special Collections Research Center (SCRC)
The Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) of the Morris Library at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIU) collects and preserves unique and rare historical materials in selected subject areas, and promotes the use of these materials by the SIU community, scholars, and the public. Its goal is to advance scholarship and further the educational, research, and service missions of the university. SCRC is located on the first floor of Morris Library, near the east entrance.
2016 Summer Hours Scheduling Note: From May 16 through August 19 SCRC's reading room will be closed on Fridays except by appointment.