Our reading rooms are open by appointment only Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. An appointment provides an opportunity to prepare materials in advance and make the best use of your visit.
Where the past comes to life!
Using Archives & Special Collections
The Archives & Special Collections of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries houses manuscripts, university records, and rare book collections. Please contact us ahead of time to access materials.
Reading Rooms & Locations
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Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln, NE 68588-4100
Archives & Special Collections Reading Room
City Campus29 Love Library
Lincoln, NE 68588
Archives & Special Collections @
LDRF Reading Room
East Campus2055 North 35th Street
Lincoln, NE 68583
Finding Aids & Subject Guides
- A-Z List of Collections
- Subject Guide to Collections
- Photo Collections
- Check out our Historypin channel!
Search University of Nebraska-Lincoln Collections
Search our collections located at the Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries.
Search All Nebraska Archives
To search for archival and manuscript collections across all University of Nebraska campus locations, expand your search to all holdings in Nebraska Archives Online.
Campus History Collections
Transcribe Our Past
We invite University of Nebraska-Lincoln alumni, students, and friends to help transcribe the text of digitized documents.