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Special Collections

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Side saddle used by Mary Lucretia Creighton

The Reinert-Alumni Memorial Library contains several special collections.  The library is also home to the Creighton University Archives.

Creighton University Archives:  The University Archives collects and preserves the historical records of Creighton University, including correspondence, memos, reports, charts, minutes, programs of events, yearbooks, and other publications.

Carlson Fable Collection: A unique collection of more than 6,000 books and thousands of artifacts related to the fables of Aesop, La Fontaine, and others.

Dominican Republic Collection:  The collection includes books, periodicals, and government publications about and from the Dominican Republic.

Rare Book Room:  The approximately 2700 items have been designated as rare, valuable and/or having significant relevance to Creighton University, Nebraska, the Great Plains Region, the local area, the Jesuits, and the Catholic Church.