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How to use materials in the Gordon W. Prange Collection

This guide shows you how to search and access the materials housed in the Gordon W. Prange Collection


Gordon W. Prange CollectionThis guide explains how to SEARCH and ACCESS the materials in the Gordon W. Prange Collection. Some of the materials are searchable in the University of Maryland Libraries' online catalog or in the National Diet Library of Japan's Digital Collection. Other materials are minimally processed, and a print finding aid or inventory is available onsite in the Prange Collection.  

There are multiple ways to access the materials, from onsite access to original materials to digital access anywhere in the world.  We hope that this guide will help you to explore the Prange Collection and unearth its many treasures!  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.


Please note that the following books are currently being digitized and may not be requested for use (as of September 2016):  Education books (Call numbers 156-0001~171-0016, 176-0001~179-0034, 361-0001~388-0043, 421-0001~440-0149) 


All researchers must register for a User Account and request materials prior to their visit through our online material request system, Aeon. Please refer to the following instructions for creating an account and requesting materials.

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