Scholars' Collections and Other Archives

Moody Special Collections hold scholars' libraries, papers and other unique collections covering a wide range of topics including the New Testament, philosophy, theater, church history, archaeology, the Dead Sea Scrolls, medieval history, Celtic language and literature, Dutch language, poetry, German and early law, and World War II. 

Spotlight on the Collection

Kathleen Kenyon Archives

Korczak with his children
This cast bronze sculpture housed in Moody Library pays tribute to Dr. Janusz Korczak, a Polish pediatrician who refused numerous opportunities to escape during the Holocaust and stayed with the 200 Jewish children in his Warsaw orphanage. The sculpture and display case were generously donated by Drs. Carole and Tom Hanks.


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Central Libraries Special Collections

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Moody Memorial Library
1312 S. 3rd
Waco, Texas 76798

Baylor University
Central Libraries Special Collections
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One Bear Place #97148
Waco, Texas 76798-7148

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