DePaul University Libraries
Rare Books
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1Brockman-Romero Bibliography
Description: List of Special Collections books on Oscar Romero.
Restrictions: In library use only
2Burnham Plan & Chicago
Description: Books, maps, and other materials from DePaul's Special Collections that document the city of Chicago's development in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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3Chicago
Description: A selection of books written about the city of Chicago, from DePaul University's Special Collections.
Restrictions: In library use only
4Chicago World Fairs
Description: Books in DePaul University's Special Collections about the Columbian Exposition (1893) and Century of Progress (1933) fairs.
Restrictions: None
5Civil War
Description: Books in DePaul University's Special Collections about the American Civil War.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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6Estelle Doheny Rare Books
Description: List of books in DePaul's Special Collections that were owned by book collector, Estelle Doheny (b.1875-d.1958).
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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7Fine Press and Artist's Books
Description: Selected list of Fine Press and Artist's books held in DePaul's Special Collections.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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8Irish Collection
Description: The Irish Collection began in 1927, when the Irish American Association's Chicago Chapter donated books to DePaul University Library.
Restrictions: None
9Islam in America Bibliography
Description: List of Special Collections books about Islam in America.
Restrictions: In library use only
10Islamic World Travel and Literature
Description: List of books in DePaul's Special Collections of published accounts of travel to areas such as present day Egypt, Iraq, Morocco, and Saudi Arabia.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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11Parliament of the Worlds Religions 1893 Bibliography
Description: List of Special Collections books on the 1893 Parliament.
Restrictions: In library use only
12Pulp Fiction Magazines
Description: List of pulp fiction titles, a cheap form of magazine published in the early 20th century, in DePaul University's Special Collections.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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13St. Vincent de Paul's Reading List
Description: List of books purchased for DePaul's Special Collections by the Office of Mission and Values. This collection was created by a Vincentian scholar who reviewed St. Vincent de Paul's writings to find the titles of books he read or recommended.
Restrictions: In library use only
14St. Vincent de Paul: Life and Times
Description: List of books in DePaul's Special Collections about St. Vincent de Paul's life (b.1581-d.1660). This list also includes books about the Roman Catholic Church and France during St. Vincent's life.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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15Travel Literature
Description: List of books in DePaul's Special Collections arranged geographically by country. These published accounts document journeys, voyages, and expeditions of the 17th-19th centuries.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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16Verrona Williams Derr Collection of African-American Studies
Description: This collection was begun in 1969 by Mr. Gilbert Derr, alumnus and part time faculty member of DePaul University, to honor his wife Verrona Williams Derr. The collection contributes to research and scholarship and is intended to aid in the appreciation of the contributions of African-Americans to world culture.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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17Women Writers
Description: Selection of books held in DePaul's Special Collections authored by women.
Restrictions: In library use only
 
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18Zine Books
Description: Listing of books in Special Collections about zines.
Restrictions: In library use only