Simon Fraser University Special Collections and Rare Books

Identity area

Identifier

SFL

Authorized form of name

Simon Fraser University Special Collections and Rare Books

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • University

Contact area

 

Melanie Hardbattle Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

W.A.C. Bennett Library - Room 7100
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive

Locality

Burnaby

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V5A 1S6

Telephone

778.782.8842

Fax

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Manuscript collections focus on British Columbia and Western Canada literature, politics, history, book arts/publishing history, environment, social issues, multiculturalism, and editorial cartoons, as well as the major authors in the Contemporary Literature Collection, such as bp Nichol, Frank Davey, Fred Wah, and Michael McClure.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 750 metres
Inclusive Dates: 1859-2013
Predominant Dates: 1859-2013

Finding aids, guides and publications

Website provides information on the various resources at the Simon Fraser University Library's Special Collections division, including descriptions of its Contemporary Literature Collection and the Aldine Collection. PDFs of manuscript finding aids are available, as well as access to various digital collections.

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 10:00 am-4:30 pm.
Closed on weekends, statutory and university holidays.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Published

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

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Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

Primary contact

W.A.C. Bennett Library - Room 7100 Simon Fraser University 8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC
CA V5A 1S6