University of Miami Special Collections

To the left you will find an alphabetical list of archival collections held by Special Collections. Keyword searches can be performed in the ‘Search archival collections’ box.

Special Collections acquires, preserves, and provides access to rare and unique scholarly resources. Officially founded in 1978, Special Collections serves as a scholarly resource for students, faculty, and staff of the University of Miami, and local, regional, national, and international scholars and researchers.

Special Collections houses an outstanding array of scholarly resources including collections of archives, rare books, manuscripts, photographs, maps, architectural drawings, prints, broadsides, posters, audio-visual materials, newspapers and journals, and other research materials.

Special Collections now maintains approximately 500 manuscript and archival collections (representing 10,500 linear feet of materials); 100,000 photographs; 5,000 maps; and 2,000 architectural drawings to support the teaching and research interests of faculty and students.

Identity area

Identifier

US-FQG

Authorized form of name

University of Miami Special Collections

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

Contact area

 

Beatrice Skokan Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

1300 Memorial Drive

Locality

Coral Gables

Region

FL

Country name

United States

Postal code

33146

Telephone

(305) 284-3247

Fax

(305) 284-4027

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

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Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

1300 Memorial Drive
Coral Gables, FL
US 33146