Visitor Information

The Riesenfeld Center's historical collections are valuable for the study of the legal, political, social and economic histories of America, England, the European continent and beyond. The collection is non-lending and materials must be consulted on site. Books in the Arthur C. Pulling Collection, published archival materials, and some unpublished archival collections may be searched through the UMN Libraries catalogs

Please contact Ryan Greenwood, Curator of Rare Books and Special Collections, to make an appointment for research, for an exhibit tour or for more information (; 612-625-7323).

The Riesenfeld Rare Books Research Center is located on the sub-plaza (SP) level of Mondale Hall. Please contact the Center for more detailed directions.