Denison University Archives & Special Collections is a resource center where you can find historic and rare items that you likely won't find anywhere else. We assist all kinds of people who are looking to use our collections, such as:
The University Archives specializes in documenting the history of Denison's students, alumni, faculty, staff, departments, and administration. This includes photographs, University publications, letters, meeting records, old policies, student scrapbooks, and more.
The Special Collections focuses on collecting rare, limited edition, and/or out-of-print books, like medieval manuscripts, artists' books, rare Bibles, and historic encyclopedias.
The Denison University Archives & Special Collections is charged with maintaining the historical records of the college to tell the story of the institution and its community. As such, we maintain records and descriptions of items that may be harmful or difficult to view.
Some examples of items that may be harmful include:
How is the Archives working to address this problem?
We welcome further discussion about these aspects of Denison’s history in an effort to learn from our past, rather than hide from it. Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Denison Libraries, 100 W College, Granville, Ohio 43023 Phone: 740-587-6235, email: email@example.com In order to view PDF documents, you will need to have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader software installed on your computer