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Richey is Back!

After some technical difficulties, we are pleased to finally announce the re-launch of our Samuel W. Richey Collection of the Southern Confederacy digital collection!. This collection includes over 700 pieces of correspondence relating to Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate

Exhibit Extended, Collection Expanded

We are very pleased to announce that our exhibit about the history of student broadcasting, and now, Live from Miami…, has had its run extended into the fall semester! The exhibit will now be on display until Fall Break, October

Postcards in the News

Last week, WVXU in Cincinnati aired a story about our postcards collection. Don’t worry if you missed it, you can read and hear the complete story online: Wish You Were Here: How Old Postcards Are Finding A New Audience

A New Exhibit in Special Collections & Archives

I am very excited to announce the first exhibit being held in the new Special Collections & Archives space! As we move closer to finishing with both the renovations and the Archives move to the top floor of King Library,

Preservation Measures: Pages from the Past

Special Collections is home to several portfolio volumes of Pages from the Past: Original Leaves from Rare Books and Manuscripts. Created by The Foliophiles, Inc., Pages from the Past is a collection of ÔÇťoriginal pages of great 1st Editions, beautiful

Renovation: Finishing Touches Phase

In our renovation update this week, we are excited to announce that walls are being painted, carpet is being laid, and ceiling tiles are getting installed. We have selected some pictures to show off some of this progress. [ Jim