University of Iowa Aeon Request System

Materials in the Special Collections & Archives, the Iowa Women's Archives, the John Martin Rare Book Room, and the Canter Rare Book Room are available for the research needs of students, faculty, and staff of the University, as well as the general public. Patrons accessing material from these repositories will be required to create a patron (Aeon) account. All materials are housed in a controlled environment and must remain in their respective reading rooms.

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University of Iowa Researchers

University of Iowa researchers include include anyone with a current HawkID.

Non-University of Iowa Researchers

All other researchers not currently affiliated with University of Iowa.