Applicants must identify the Ransom Center collections they propose to consult. Information about the Center's collections and use of the collections may be found online. Applicants may contact the Ransom Center at reference@ with specific inquiries about the collections and to confirm that the materials they wish to consult will be available during their proposed visit. Information about the collections should be requested before October 15. After that date, the Center cannot guarantee a response before the application deadline.