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Archives & Special Collections: Book or Collection donations

Learn about the Archives' collections and how to use them.

Where to find the Archives

The Archives and Special Collections is located on the 5th floor of Maag Library

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Tel: 330-941-3487

Hours: by appointment only

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Digital Archive

The Archives and Special Collections accepts donations of materials relating to the history of Youngstown State University, including 

  • materials that document the lives and work of people and organizations associated with Youngstown State University
  • materials of a regional or national focus relating to the subject strengths of Youngstown State University 
  • materials that document the history of women and minorities in the Youngstown State University community

The Archives and Special Collections does not accept donations of duplicate materials; copies of archival materials held by other institutions; records that can be easily found in non-archival sources, such as newspapers, periodicals, government publications and books; non-archival materials such as current records or records with no enduring value; non-rare books or other publications, unless they relate to the history of Youngstown State University, the state of Ohio, or the people associated with the University or the state of Ohio.


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