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Using the East Asia Library's special collections
Access to the East Asia Library's special collections is restricted to Stanford students, postdocs, professors (including emeriti), staff, fellows, and visiting scholars. Please use SearchWorks to locate materials. Patrons may need to create an Aeon account to request delivery of materials to the special collections reading room. Prior to using the reading room, please carefully read and sign the use procedures document.
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Language and description of archival materials
Stanford Libraries is committed to implementing practices to address the use of offensive or harmful language in library description work. Please read the Special Collections and University Archives Statement on Potentially Harmful Language in Cataloging and Archival Description to learn more about these efforts.
The Thomas S. Mullaney East Asian Information Technology History Collection
The Thomas S. Mullaney East Asian Information Technology History Collection is thought to be the only one of its kind in the world, containing over two thousand items assembled during fifteen years of research and teaching. The collection is currently in processing, but research grants are available for scholars who would like to work with it.