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Archives and Special Collections
J.D. Williams Library
P.O. Box 1848
University MS, 38655
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734

Open Monday through Friday, 8am - 5pm (except holidays)


Jennifer Ford, Head of Archives & Special Collections & Professor
phone 662.915.7639 email

Greg Johnson, Blues Curator & Associate Professor
phone 662.915.7753 email

Leigh McWhite, Political Papers Archivist & Assistant Professor
phone 662.915.1850 email

Alan Munshower, Special Collections Librarian (Audio & Visual) and Assistant Professor

Rogers, Lauren Library Specialist
phone 662.915.7508 email