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Searching the Collection


1. Open the Library catalog.

2. Select Power Search

3. Under type, select "Special Collections Material."

4. Search under word or phrase using the term "Science Fiction."

The collection has been cataloged in the Library Catalog and will appear in the results for general term searches (such as as author and title).

Collection Overview

This valuable collection, a generous gift from Mr. Loyal F. Ramsey, has been given to Juniata College with the help of Friend of the Library, Mr.Denson Groenentaal.

Besides the thousands of valuable science fiction criticism, anthologies and novels, many from the important era in the genre of the 1950’s and 60’s, the collection contains science fiction magazines such as Weird Tales, Analog, Amazing Stories, Astounding Science Fiction, Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, and Galaxy, among others.

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Using Special Collections

To submit an inquiry about or request a viewing of Archives or Special Collections materials complete the:

Archives and Special Collection Request Form

Any of the following staff members below may be contacted:

Associate Director and Head of Collections

John Mumford


Reference & Instructional Technology Librarian
Jacob Gordon