Special Collections & University Archives
Special Collections and University Archives - 25th Floor
Telephone: (413) 545-2780 Fax: (413) 577-1399
Special Collections and University Archives is a center for research into the history and impact of social change and the history of New England. With substantial holdings in African American history and culture, social and racial justice, agriculture, the environment, and organized labor, the Department houses approximately 30,000 rare books, nationally significant manuscript collections, historic maps, and the official records of the University of Massachusetts Amherst. SCUA supports the work of a wide range of researchers, from undergraduates to senior scholars, and journalists to family historians. It is a growing collection used by an international audience of students, academics, and other members of the general public.
Reference, photocopying, and scanning.
Reading Room open to the public Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cox, Rob Head, SCUA
To donate materials to Special Collections and University Archives, contact the Head of Special Collection and University Archives at (413) 545-6842.
Shipping (UPS) Address:
Special Collections and Archives
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
South College Loading Dock
University of Massachusetts Amherst
154 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9275
Last Edited: 13 January 2009