Featured collections from Special Collections

 

During COVID-19, individual SFU-affiliated researchers (current students, faculty, staff) may book two-hour appointments in the SCRB reading room.

Appointments must be requested at least one week in advance.

For more details, including available days and times, safety requirements, and how to request an appointment, see Booking appointments during COVID in Special Collections and Rare Books.

 

Learn more about some of the rare and unique material held by Special Collections and Rare Books, including recently acquired or digitized collections.

 

Items from the Arjan Singh Brar Collection
Arjan Singh Brar Collection

 

image of man in gas mask  from the  Dispatches from the poetry wars web archive

Dispatches from the Poetry Wars (web archive)

Dispatches from the Poetry Wars' was a lively, often contentious North American literary website with a strong satirical, anti-academic and pro-New American Poetry bent.  It published poetry, fiction, letters, interviews, documents, polemics, satire, art work, video and audio material.

 

still from documentary 65 red roses
Film and television materials from Force Four Entertainment

 


The Fisherman Publishing Society fonds

 

Gordon E. McCaw Photograph Collections
Gordon E. McCaw Photograph Collections

 

photo of Grace McCarthy speaking, Premier W. A. C. sitting in the background
Grace McCarthy Scrapbooks Collection

 

 Shoreworkers leaving the Confisco plant
Pacific Tribune Photograph Collection  

 

Posters from the Perry the Poster Man Collection
'Perry the Poster Man' Collection
 

Group on peak of Frosty
Richard Harwood (Dick) Chambers Alpine Photograph Collection

 

Kelmscott Press book from the Robert Coupe Collection
Robert Coupe Collection of works by and about William Morris

 

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SpokenWeb project