Steeple construction on Hammerschmidt Chapel, 1959
The Rudolf G.
Schade Archives, located on the lower level of the A.C.
Buehler Library, is open to faculty, students, staff, and other
researchers. All researchers must follow specific procedures ensuring
preservation of records, in order to retain use privileges:
using archival materials must work under the direct supervision of a
member of the Library staff. Under no circumstances will researchers
whether faculty, students, staff from other departments, or others, may
not remove materials from the Archives at any time.
register and provide identification via the Researcher Information form
before using materials. A copy of the Archives Reference/Access policy
will be available to all researchers.
store briefcases, coats, and other large items in a designated space in
the Archives or Library;
use one manuscript box at a time and may remove one file folder at a
time from the box; they must take care to retain the order of papers
within the file folder.
handle papers with care, being careful not to lean on, or write on top
of archival materials.
use laptop computers for note-taking; if researchers take handwritten
notes, they must use pencils.
not use cameras in the Archives.
is done by appointment only. Questions may also be asked by email to
email@example.com. If requesting by email, please include the
to the College (faculty/staff, student, alumni, other)
address, mailing address if requesting information to be sent
of research question
the information provided by the Archives is to be used in a
publication, please indicate in the email.
appointment, or for any questions regarding the College Archives,
Elmhurst College - A.C. Buehler Library
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126