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Archives & Special Collections
J.D. Williams Library
University, MS 38677

Telephone: 662.915.7408

Fax: 662.915.5734


Open Monday through Friday, 8am - 5pm

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Due to unanticipated maintenance issues, Archives and Special Collections will be temporarily closed starting August 18th until further notice. Please contact for updates and with any questions about available services in the interim. We apologize for any inconvenience.

There are a number of tools to assist users of the Department of Archives and Special Collections at the University of Mississippi. For instructions on how to use the tools below and for general research help, please visit our research tips.

Finding Aids

The search box below will perform a keyword search only within online finding-aids for collections and archives held at the University of Mississippi.

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Subject Guides

Focusing on a specific theme, subject guides provide brief descriptions and links to related collections and material.


The University of Mississippi Library Catalog provides brief information about much of our holdings.