The Special Collections Department contains manuscripts, rare books, and other unique historical materials documenting the history of Mississippi State University, Mississippi, the South, and beyond. These materials are preserved and organized for the use of students, faculty and other researchers, and include correspondence; photographs; films; audio recordings; personal, family and business records; architectural drawings; maps; newspapers; literary manuscripts; artifacts and memorabilia; and MSU publications and records.
Portions of the collection have been photographed and are accessible through Digital Collections.
|Monday - Friday||7:30am - 5:00pm|
|Saturday||10:00am - 1:00pm|
See our donation policy to learn about donating materials to Special Collections.
Find Special Collections materials in the Online Catalog:
Search finding aids:
* Currently, only selected Manuscripts finding aids are searchable. Browse our lists of collections and visit Special Collections to see more finding aids.
Find digitized versions of Special Collections material in Digital Collections: