Welcome to The Bancroft Library’s Special Collections Request System
The Bancroft Library is open for a limited number of research appointments. Please check our website for the most current hours information.
All Bancroft materials are non-circulating and may only be viewed in The Bancroft Library Reading Room.
Requests to view, duplicate, or publish material from The Bancroft Library must be made through Aeon, our Special Collections Request System. Register for a free Aeon account below. With your Aeon account you can submit requests to view, duplicate, and/or publish Bancroft collection material via our library catalog (UC Library Search); our finding aids on the Online Archive of California (OAC); or manually through your Aeon account. You can also track the status of current requests and access detailed information about past requests
New Users: please select your affiliation below and click Login. You will be prompted to create an account on the following page.