About the collection
Located within Musagetes Library is a separate, environmentally-controlled Rare Book Room housing one of Canada's most outstanding collections of rare books on architecture and design. Titles in the collection date from the sixteenth to the twenty-first centuries, and include the Rosa Breithaupt Clark collection and the William Dendy Library.
Using the collection
All rare book materials can be discovered though the library catalogue. Rare books are available to any member of the public for viewing in our reading room.
Photocopying and scanning services may be available. Please contact us for more information.
Reading Room hours
Rare books are usually accessible Monday to Friday, 9am to 4:30pm.