Giving to Special Collections

Through the generosity of donors of both materials and funds, Special Collections is able to build collections that serve students, scholars, and the general public. The Special Collections department welcome the opportunity to discuss the variety of contributions that can be made to develop collections.

Gifts of materials have included manuscript collections and personal papers, book collections, photographs, postcards, posters, works of art, and other items.

Donors have provided funds to support continued purchases in specific collecting areas as well as funds for processing and cataloging collections. Vital support has also come from…