Hours and Location

Special Collections is open to the public and visitors are welcome to come in and enjoy our resources in our Reading Room, located in room 439 of the Library. Due to limited staffing, this area of the Library is available by appointment only. Please make an appointment to view our materials.

For information about planning your research visit, check out our FAQ.


Special Collections is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm by appointment, unless otherwise posted. For information about closures, visit UTC Library Hours.

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday CLOSED


We are located on the 4th floor of the Library in room 439. For more information about visiting us, explore driving directions, parking information, and campus maps.


Our mailing address is as follows:

Special Collections
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
600 Douglas Street
Chattanooga, TN 37403-2953