Welcome to The Bancroft Library’s Special Collections Request System.

All Bancroft materials are non-circulating and may only be viewed in The Bancroft Library Reading Room.

Requests to view or duplicate special collections materials from The Bancroft Library must be made through Aeon, our Special Collections Request System. Sign up for a free Aeon account below. You can use Aeon to schedule an in-person visit to our Reading Room to view requested materials, or place a duplication order to obtain photocopies or digital images

With a free Aeon account you can:


New users: please select your affiliation below and click Login. You will be prompted to create an account on the next page.

For more information about using Aeon, please visit http://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/aeon

UC Berkeley Researchers

UC Berkeley researchers include current students, faculty, and staff.

Use your CalNet ID to login.

Non-UC Berkeley Researchers

All other researchers not currently affiliated with UC Berkeley.

For assistance, please contact us at banc-aeon@berkeley.edu