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A Guide to the William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections

Where to find Digital Archives and Rare Books at the William Ready Division

A growing number of items in our archives and rare book collection are now available online! Follow the links in the box below to discover our digital collections. 

For non-McMaster users: While much of our collection databases are available to the public, there are several databases which require a McMaster ID login.

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Digital Archival Resources @ Mac

General Archives Material

Rare Books

Bertrand Russell Archives

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