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Access and Permissions

Published items by and about Ernest Hemingway are cataloged individually and can be found in the Library's online catalog.  To search onlyitems in the Speiser Collection, search the catalog by author for "speiser".  To search only items in the Grissom Collection, search the catalog by author for "c. edgar and julie grissom"

Manuscripts, letters, and other unpublished materials are currently being processed as an archive. A finding aid for the Maurice Speiser Papers will be available soon.

Published and cataloged materials are available to registered researchers, subject only to review regarding condition. Note that unpublished materials, including correspondences, remain subject to copyright.The library requires documentation of necessary copyright clearances before any substantial research project can begin.

Detailed information about Hemingway copyrights in published and unpublished material is available from the Hemingway Foundation:

The Ernest Hemingway Foundation
Prof. Kirk Curnutt
Department of Language, Literature and Philosophy
Troy University-Montgomery
Montgomery AL 36103-4419
Fax: 334-241-5917; 334-241-9701

Further inquiries about the Hemingway material held by the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections at the University of South Carolina should be directed to:

Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208