Archives (3rd Floor)
Archives is the official repository for all records of the university that have enduring historical, administrative, or community significance. The Archives Collection includes: printed volumes, manuscripts, and photographs, prints, and other visual media. The Rare Book Collections consist of works by 20th-century authors. It also includes records of the founding and growth of the university as well as an extensive collection documenting regional history.
Working on a research assignment?
Preparing a class session for students to use primary sources?
Not sure where to go?
Southern University Archives and Manuscripts Department provides vibrant sources with which to conduct research and engage classes using original sources.
Contact the Archives and Manuscripts to help you get started using our collections and staff expertise:
University Archives: Please contact staff in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org for access to archival materials or research assistance.
Archives, Manuscripts & Rare Books Department
Head University Archivist
|Barry Arceneaux||Library Specialist II||
Service Desk Telephone Number: (225) 771- 2773
Angela Proctor - Direct Office Number: (225) 771-2624
Barry Arceneaux - Direct Office Number: (225) 771-2699
Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm