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English and American Literature: Special Collections and Archives

A resource guide for the study of English and American Literature

The Fales Library and Special Collections

The Fales Library, comprising nearly 200,000 volumes, close to 9,000 linear feet of archive and manuscript materials, and about 65,000 media elements, houses the Fales Collection of rare books and manuscripts in English and American literature, the Downtown Collection, the Food and Cookery Collection, the Riot Grrrl Collection, and the general Special Collections of the NYU Libraries.

Other local repositories

A few other Research Guides to consult . . .

Locating Special Collections and Archives