Becker Library Archives & Rare Books Division
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm or by appointment
Contact Archives & Rare Books at (314) 362-4236 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Room 702, Becker Library
MSC 8132-13-01, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110-1010
Archives & Rare Books Posts
Beyond “In Their Own Words”: Stories of Black Excellence and Resources on the Intersection of Race and Medicine
Becker Library’s newest exhibit, “In Their Own Words: Stories of Desegregation at Washington University Medical Center,” highlights the experiences of Black people and their allies who faced institutional racism and fought for change. Learn more about the stories and topics presented in the exhibit with these resources.
Travel Scholarships Available for Archives and Rare Books Collections Use
To encourage researchers living more than 100 miles from St. Louis to use these collections, Becker Library offers two grants annually of up to $1,000 each to help defray the costs of travel, lodging, food and photo reproductions. Covered expenses will be reimbursed at the conclusion of the visit. Apply by March 1, 2023.
Color Our Collections
From Feb. 6-10, libraries, archives and other cultural institutions around the world are sharing free coloring sheets and books based on materials from their collections. On the first floor of Becker Library, you’ll find snacks, coloring books and materials, so let your inner child take over! Then show off your masterpiece(s) to the circulation desk to win a special prize.