Collection Descriptions & Catalogs
The Marion E. Wade Center contains collections of materials related to each of the seven authors in a variety of formats. Updates are added frequently. Note that some materials require advanced notice for retrieval.
A brief summary listing of the types of materials housed at the Wade Center.
Archives are collections of various materials grouped by topic or common origin. The Wade Center archives contain materials by, about, and related to the seven authors.
The manuscript holdings include handwritten or typed drafts of pre-published works by the seven authors.
Listings of books that were in the possession of the seven authors, now in the Wade Center's holdings.
Collection listings of the sound & video recordings available for use in the Reading Room.
Collections of correspondence by, to, or about the seven authors, and their families and friends.
Search the Wade Center holdings and collection listings.
- Collection Development Summary (pdf) – This document summarizes the Wade Center's mission, programs, services, and collection goals and priorities.
- Citing Wade Center Materials: A Guide (pdf) - For assistance with citation formatting for Wade Center materials.
- Wheaton College Guide to Copyright - An overview of copyright law.
- "Off the Shelf" Blog - Read the Wade Center's blog "Off the Shelf" to learn more about Wade Center museum exhibits and collections, including highlights of individual artifacts.