On March 16, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an Executive Order temporarily closing many public spaces. All academic libraries are included in this order. The Main Library is closed, but we still offer virtual services and many resources do remain available. Please see our Online and Distance Learning resource page for specific Library resources. Reference services are still available via chat and phone. We do have temporary policies for returning/renewing material.
Case Steel Built Threshing Machines; Universal Favorites for Eighty Years J.I. Case Threshing Machine Company (Racine, 1922?)
As the library for the first institution of higher learning in the United States to teach scientific agriculture, Special Collections holds important early agricultural printed works, as well as strong collections in gardening, forestry, landscape architecture, and agricultural equipment catalogs.
- A Catalog of Early Works in the Ray Stannard Baker Bee Collection - Catalogs some of the holdings in our apiculture collection.
- Agricultural Equipment Catalogs in the Libraries of Michigan State University - Firms represented by five pieces or more with the years of coverage and the number of pieces