McPherson Library/Special Collections
University of Victoria
PO Box 1800 STN CSC
Victoria BC V8W 3H5
University of Victoria Libraries Special Collections
UVic Special Collections serves as a research and teaching resource for students, faculty, and the community at large. Its mandate is to collect, preserve, and make accessible rare books, manuscripts, architectural plans, photographs, and oral history interviews.
Holdings include: collections of Canadian military history; publishing companies; architects and architectural firms; literary manuscripts of 20th century British authors, with a secondary focus on Irish, American, and southern Vancouver Island authors.
September-April: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm.
May-August: Monday-Friday, 10:30 am-4:30 pm.
Closed on weekends, statutory and university holidays.
Revised by JF, September 20, 2013.