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Account Guide for SCRC Research Services: Scheduling an Appointment

Use this guide to learn how to activate your SCRC Research Account, schedule an appointment, request special collections materials for use in the Breckinridge Research Room, and order digital scans of special collections materials.

NEW! Planning your research visit is now a two-step process!

Beginning August 11, 2020, the UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center will be open by appointment only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Planning your research visit is now a two-step process:

  1. Scheduling an Appointment using the UK Libraries appointment system. Properly fitting masks are required.
  2. Requesting SCRC materials using one of the SCRC databases, the UK Libraries catalog, or directly through your SCRC Research Account.

Special Collections Research Center

Breckinridge Research Room's picture
Breckinridge Research Room
2nd Floor
Margaret I. King Library
Special Collections Research Center
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0039

How to Schedule an Appointment

The green button above opens a pop-up app that will show available appointments.

Note: If you already have an appointment scheduled and are submitting additional materials requests, you do not need to schedule another appointment. You may submit multiple requests for each appointment.

Appointments are available on Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays, in two hour blocks.

10:00am - 12:00pm
12:00pm - 2:00pm
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Appointments can also be scheduled using a full scale calendar view website.