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The Merril Collection of Science Fiction, Speculation and Fantasy is a non-circulating research collection of over 72,000 items of science fiction, fantasy and speculative fiction, as well as magic realism, experimental writing and some materials in 'fringe' areas such as parapsychology, UFOs, Atlantean legends etc.

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All items in the Merril Collection are fully catalogued. We also maintain an extensive index to our non-fiction periodicals, and a title/author index to every short story published in every anthology or short story collection.

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Merril Collection Blog

Mar 23 | Posted by Kim
Seeds of Wonder, Seeds of Hope, an exhibit celebrating Black writers of science fictio...

Feb 04 | Posted by Kim
Horst Cabal has returned! The world’s most amiable vampire was last seen disappearing ...

Jan 14 | Posted by Kim
Join us in exploring the rich history of science fiction and fantasy by authors from A...