The History of Modern Baltimore Lives Here.
Special Collections and Archives collects, preserves, and provides access to archival materials in all formats to support the research needs of students, scholars, and the public. We demonstrate our commitment to the local community by sharing and expanding our unique resources on the history of modern Baltimore.
Baltimore Regional Studies Archives: 20th-century local history collections
University Archives: Institutional records of the University
Hereditary and Lineage Organization Archives: National membership records
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Special Researcher Access Notice:
Due to public health concerns with the spread of COVID-19, the Special Collections & Archives Research Room is closed. Onsite research appointments and walk-in services are unavailable at this time. Researchers can submit requests for documents remotely through our "Scan on Demand" service. Archives staff continue to provide online services during normal business hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
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