Weston Rare Book Room

Located in the Robert Van Houten Library, it contains over 100 rare books, the Edward Weston Papers, the Dr. Herman Estrin Papers, and NJIT yearbooks, course catalogs, and other publications.

Access is by appointment only, Mon to Fri from 8 am to 4 pm

We have a finding aid [Adobe PDF icon] (PDF file) to the Weston papers prepared by the Rutgers University Edison Papers Project for NJIT in 1996. (Note: these individual documents are not on the web.)

Online Collections:


  • Library - Items from the Weston Library Collection
  • Patents - Original copies of patents held by Edward Weston