Home > About

About

Special Collections and Archives houses library materials which are especially valuable or fragile, and serves as the repository for the Trinity University Archives. Our holdings include manuscripts, rare books, noteworthy editions, and works distinguished for their illustrations, bindings, or fine printing, as well as named collections of particular distinction.

For more information about Special Collections, including our open hours and catalog access, visit our website

 

Take-Down Policy and Copyright Notice for Digital Collections

Trinity University makes available selected items online for education and research use only. We have tried to indicate what we know regarding copyright for our online collections. We are happy to hear from any rights owners so that we may obtain accurate information regarding the copyright of the items in our collection. Upon request, we can remove individual material from public view while we address any rights issues. If you have any questions you can contact Trinity University’s Special Collections and Archives by emailing us at archives@trinity.edu or calling 210-999-7355.

If you are interested in using the images on this site for any purpose other than education and research use, please note the following notice concerning copyright restrictions:

Notice Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions: “The copyright law of the United States (title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specific conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be “used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research.” If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of “fair use,” that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.”