What is the Bentley Rare Book Museum?
About the Museum:
The Bentley Rare Book Museum (Museum) is one of only three museum-grade collections in the state of Georgia. It offers a new model for engaging with special collections through interactive, rotating exhibits, robust programming, and a focus on campus and community outreach. Founded in 1987 as a gallery, the Museum holds over 10,000 rare items that chart the history of the book in the English-speaking world.
Beginning on April 25th, 2017, the museum will open to all visitors Tuesday to Friday, 11:00 AM -- 4:00 PM.
Staff contact information:
Dr. Julia Skinner, Curator of Rare Books
Office: 211 Sturgis (in Archives office suite)
Cell phone: 319.321.6540
Archives and Rare Books staff
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For more information about the Museum, please visit its website.