Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

At the Crossroads Exhibit with Benny Andrews, Flannery O'Connor, and Alice Walker

On view through May 18, 2024 on Level 3, Woodruff Library

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The Rose Library is open for in person appointments Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Masks are optional indoors in most spaces on Emory’s campuses. Please see the University Guidelines pertaining to mask requirements. 

You can register, request materials, and make an appointment via your Special Collections Request Account. Contact us for a research or teaching consultation at or 404-727-6887.

For more information about our researcher policies please visit our "Using the Reading Room" webpage.

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Reading Room: 10am - 4pm Monday-Friday, by appointment only.

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What's Happening at the Library

Major Jackson

Award-winning poet Major Jackson to read his work at Emory University

Major Jackson, award-winning poet and host of the podcast "The Slowdown," will give a public reading at Emory University on Sunday, Feb. 2024, at 3p.m. in the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts.  Jackson, who placed his papers with the Rose Library, is visiting as part of the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library Reading Series, with support from The Hightower Fund.

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