Special Collections

Reading Room Hours


Fall 2021: The Reading Room is available by appointment only. 

All UMS/USM researchers and members of the public must make an appointment prior to visiting in order to access our materials. Please use the "Contact Us" button to do so.

Please note that some COVID-19 restrictions may apply for in-person use of the Reading Room. For up-to-date information on USM operations during the Fall 2021 semester, visit the Healthy Huskies Website.

If you have any further questions, please contact susie.bock@maine.edu.  


Special Collections is on the 6th floor of Glickman Family Library on the USM Portland campus. For a map and parking information, click. Our Reading Room is also open by appointment. To schedule a visit outside regular hours, please contact Susie Bock, susie.bock@maine.edu, (207) 780-4269. 

Regular Hours

Effective: Sunday, January 1, 2017 to Saturday, December 31, 2022
Contact: (207) 780-4269
Day Time
Monday 1pm - 4:45pm By Appointment
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 1pm - 4:45pm By Appointment
Thursday 1pm - 4:45pm By Appointment
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed