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5th Floor Special Research Collections

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There are five Special Research Collections housed on the 5th floor of Bizzell Memorial Library. This page includes information for visitors and researchers about access and use of materials from these collections, as well as information related to displays, classes, events and tours. See the individual collection pages for information about holdings and histories of these collections: American School of Architecture Archive, Harry W. Bass Business History Collection, History of Science Collections, John and Mary Nichols Rare Books & Special Colections and William Bennett Bizzell Bible Collection.  

Collection materials do not circulate and are made available for use in the Duane H.D. Roller Room. See Researching at the 5th Floor Special Research Collections for information about requesting materials and making appointments.

No food is permitted in public spaces, except for the Teahouse while being used by staff and researchers. Drinks are permitted in all public spaces except for the East Hall and Reading Room, and when collections materials are present for tours and instruction. 







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5th Floor Special Research Collections
401 W Brooks St.
Norman, OK 73019
United States

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"Atomic Era Materials from the Collections" is now on display in the East Hall.

Hours: 9:00am - 4:45pm Monday to Friday, except when closed for class visits or other activities.

Planned closures: Wed. June 5th  9a- noon

General Information

Displays & Spaces

Tours, Events & Outreach

Classes in the Collections

Visiting Reseacher Support

Student Research Help



Wi-Fi Access

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Wi-Fi access is available in all rooms of the library. Instructors and students can access the internet by wirelessly connecting to the University's wi-fi network.