The Special Collections Research Center at California State University, Fresno, Henry Madden Library, is composed of several specialized book collections, manuscript collections, the University Archives and the Central Valley Political Archive. Anyone is welcome to use our collections but all materials must be viewed in the Woodward Family Reading Room. A picture I.D. is required while you are doing research. Photocopying is done by our staff. Special Collections is open by appointment between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.