Special Collections and Archives

About Us

Special Collections and Archives

About Us

Location: Kent Campus, University Library, Room 1212; Directions to KSU

Address: Box 5190, 1125 Risman Dr., Kent, OH 44242-0001

Phone: (330) 672-2270

Fax: (330) 672-9318

Email: specialcollections@kent.edu

Fall Semester Reading Room Hours (August 31 – December 18, 2015):

Monday: Closed; open by appointment only*
Tuesday: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 – 5:00 pm           
Friday: Closed; open by appointment only*

*Appointments must be made at least two (2) business days in advance and are subject to staff availability. To check availability and schedule an appointment, please contact specialcollections@kent.edu or leave a detailed message at (330) 672-2270.

CLOSED on/during official University holidays

Before your visit:

Although there is no need to make an appointment during our drop-in hours on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 1pm to 5pm, researchers are still strongly encouraged to contact us in advance so that we can better prepare for your research needs.

Out-of-town researchers are strongly urged to contact the Department in advance, before making travel arrangements.