Special Collections

Students and Staff Looking at Documents in the Special Collections Hatch Reading Room.

Research Services

We work one-on-one with our users to identify and provide Special Collections material for use in their teaching and research. Please contact us for a consultation!  Make requests to view Special Collections materials by appointment or make photoduplication requests by logging in or creating an Aeon account. 

Contact or Visit Us

Hours: By appointment, Monday-Friday, 1:00 - 4:30 PM (except University holidays).

Materials requests and appointments: Aeon

Email: kslspecialcollections@case.edu

Phone: (216) 368-0189

Kelvin Smith Library location: Second floor in the Henry R. Hatch Reading Room

Mailing Address: Kelvin Smith Library Special Collections, 11055 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland Ohio 44106-7151


Exhibits in Henry R. Hatch Reading Room change regularly. Visitors are welcome and encouraged to view exhibits during open hours. Please see the KSL Exhibit Program page to view our digital exhibits and learn more about what you see on display in the reading room and elsewhere within the library.