University Archives Vertical Files
This is a good starting place for researching University history. These files contain press releases, newspaper articles, and sometimes ephemera related to the topic, person, or publication.
Click on the below links to see indexes for each topic. A folder exists for each heading listed in the index. These files are available by request, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. See the "Special Collections" tab in this guide to learn how to view materials.
Sample: Subject Files: Buildings--Holmes Convocation Center
Search the University Archives
The University Archives contains the official records gathered from offices and departments, as well as the papers of individuals and organizations that are part of the history of the University.
Use the "Guides and Finding Aids" search box on the Special Collections homepage to search all finding aids and research guides in the University Archives. Results will also include hits in collections within the Appalachian Collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, and Stock Car Racing Collection.