Search our Special Collections within our library catalog.
Search our finding aids to discover our unique archival collections.
Not sure how to use ArchivesSpace? See our ArchivesSpace Guide!
ArchviesSpace is down and is currently unavailable. It will be made available as soon as possible. You can access pdf versions of our finding aids by visiting the "Featured Collections" page. Please contact Archives & Special Collections at email@example.com for any questions about our collections. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Using the Archives
Archives & Special Collections is located on the seventh floor of the Dean B. Ellis Library. Our Special Collections contain published items, mostly books, many with ties to Arkansas. Most of our special collection books have been cataloged and are accessible through the library’s online system. Our Archives contains rare and unique items with regional and local ties, such as the personal papers of local politicians. Some of the items in our Archives only exist in our library. Many of the Archives’ manuscript collections are currently unprocessed, but they will be made publicly available once physical and intellectual control has been accomplished. Researchers are advised to contact us to discuss collection availability before they visit.
Generally, these items and collections are available to members of the A-State community and other researchers who are at least eighteen years of age. Patrons must complete a registration form and present current photographic identification in order to use the collections. Because some of the materials are fragile, their use may be restricted.
HOURS AND LOCATION
Open by appointment only.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a visit.
To ensure public safety during COVID-19, only one visitor is allowed in Archives at a time.
322 University Loop,
Jonesboro, AR 72467
7th Floor, A-State Library
7th floor - Non-Circulating Materials
Archives & Special Collections materials are non-circulating. They are for use only in the Archives reading room on the 7th floor. This helps to preserve and protect our unique items. Please contact email@example.com for an appointment and let us know what material(s) you would like to see.