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Boatwright Memorial Library

Searching the Book Arts Collection at Boatwright Library

You may search the collection using title, author, subject, keyword, binding style, or print method.


Scroll down and choose "Boatwright Memorial Library - Rare Book Room - Basement Level 1" from the Location options.


You will now see a list of books within the collection that contain "letterpress" as a subject or as a printing method.


Requesting Books from the Book Arts Collection at Boatwright

Once you have identified materials in the Book Arts Collection that you would like to view, write down the call number, title, and author and contact Jen Thomas, Book Arts Program Director, to schedule a viewing appointment in the Galvin Rare Book Reading Room. or (804) 289-8450

Alternatively, you may also make an appointment with Jen if you need assistance finding materials in the collection.