Hours by Appointment
All are welcome to use the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Archives and Special Collections. Contact us at [email protected] or 218-726-8526 to ask questions and set up an appointment. Appointments are scheduled Monday – Friday 9:00am - 4:00 pm. Please let us know if you are a current UMD student, staff, or faculty member who needs archival materials for a class or work related project as we will prioritize those requests.
What We Do
The Archives and Special Collections department collects, preserves, and provides access to materials that document the history of University of Minnesota Duluth and Northeastern Minnesota. The collections include the Northeastern Minnesota Historical Collections which are on permanent loan from the St. Louis County Historical Society.
Please contribute to the Northeastern Minnesota COVID-19 Community Archive Project.
This fund supports the growth, care and stewardship of the archives and special collections in the UMD Kathryn A. Martin Library.
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) announced 2023 as the Year of Open Science.
The library's unit change team highlights a year of equity, diversity, and inclusion work in its latest annual report.
The Kathryn A. Martin Library is reorganizing the library’s website, and they'd like your help!