Print Collections

Vogelzang/Fore-edge Paintings Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Vogelzang/Fore-edge Paintings Collection
We hold almost 40 examples of fore-edge paintings. The majority of this collection was donated by Peter j. Vogelzang.
Reference Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Reference
Special Collections holds an extensive reference collection that supports bibliographic study and genealogy research.
Jeannie and Vero Wunne-Edwards Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Jeannie and Vero Wynne-Edwards Collection
The Jeannie and Vero Wynne-Edwards Collection consists of over 1800 books, pamphlets, periodical, and ephemeral pieces in the field of natural history.
Riche-Covington Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Riche-Covington Collection
A pioneer in radio astronomy, Arthur Covington? library and collection cover radio astronomy, the history of optics, and the scientific method.
St. Mary's Cathedral Library Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections St. Mary's Cathedral Library Collection
The St. Mary's Cathedral Library numbers around 6,000 volumes, and contains a rich variety of Catholic religious texts and secular titles.
18th Century British Political Pamphlet Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections 18th Century British Political Pamphlet Collection
These ephemeral documents cover a variety of social topics from 1642 to the Reform Bill of 1832.
Ephemeral Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Ephemeral Collection
Other non-book publications, objects, and furniture held in Special Collections.
Rare and Historical Map Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Rare and Historical Map Collection
Special Collections has a large map collection. Our rare and historical maps include Kingston, Canada, North America and the world.
Architectural Guidebook Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Architectural Guidebook Collection
Collected guidebooks to various architecturally interesting sites across England.