Special Collections Research Center

08.01.2019

Wanted: The artist behind a newly iconic T-shirt.

Spring/19

Among the rare books and manuscripts in the Regenstein lurk other amazing artifacts.

Spring/19

Special objects from Special Collections get a day in the spotlight. 

Fall/18

Rubbed-out doodles in the pages of a medieval manuscript show that the human impulse to censor plays out on scales large and small.

Spring/18

A Special Collections exhibit examines the trauma of war.

Spring/17

Revisiting days gone by in the pages of the Magazine.

Spring/17
Pritzker professor Mindy Schwartz hopes that examining artifacts like a 19th-century surgical kit will help her students feel connected to medicine’s rich past. 
Winter/17

A century-old J. M. Barrie play gets a Chicago revival.

Spring/Summer 2015

How the Chicago school of sociology changed the field.

Mar–Apr/15

A UChicago Library restoration project rescues a 500-year-old manuscript.

Fall 2014/Winter 2015

UChicago honors its Latin American research roots.

Nov–Dec/14

French illustrators of World War I depicted the arena, the enemy, and the home front with bravura.