Special Collections and Archives at Southeast Missouri State University houses and preserves materials of historical, literary, and cultural importance to document the experience of Southeast Missouri, the Mississippi Valley Region, and Southeast Missouri State University. Our primary goal is to make our holdings available for researchers, scholars, students, and the general public in an effort to preserve Southeast Missouri’s heritage for years to come.

Special Collections and Archives is located in room 306, on the third floor of Kent Library on Southeast Missouri State University’s Main Campus.

Our hours

Monday- Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

We are also able to accommodate through appointments for all other times.