Special Collections materials do not circulate and can only be consulted in one of our reading rooms.

Please select your requested materials and provide a date for your research visit. We do not accept appointments and we are unable to guarantee seating arrangements.

You may have 25 active requests in your account at a time, but due to space constraints, the following paging limits are enforced:

If you would like to see the material in a particular order, please indicate this in the “Special Requests” field.

You can review your selections by clicking the “Submit Request” button.

Request Information
Call Number(s)
  • Collection 2055
Desti, Mary,
Mary Desti papers,

Item Description

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Submit duplication orders

Duplication requests are processed in the order received and generally take 2-4 weeks to complete. Duplication Services staff will contact you to confirm your request when your order is ready to be processed.

To view our fee schedule and policies, please visit: http://library.ucla.edu/use/access-privileges/print-copy-scan/special-collections-reproductions

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