Special Collections & University Archives
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The Special Collections is located on the east side of the Library at the front of the 3rd floor.
Patricia W. & J. Douglas Perry Library
The ODU Photographic Collection (RG 32)
The ODU Photographic Collection (RG 32) contains a wide range of photos relating to the university’s history from the 1930s to the present. They are arranged chronologically by decades and alphabetically by category (i.e. Academics: Art, Student Life: Dorm Living). The collection itself is ever growing and is subject to more additions of photos in the upcoming years.
Open to researchers without restrictions. Questions on literary property rights should be directed to the Special Collections Librarian.
162 Hollinger flat boxes, 3 oversized boxes (located in remote storage), 12 boxes of negatives (located in remote storage), 1 Hollinger flat box of slides (located in remote storage), 1 Hollinger Flat Box of transparencies for postcards, stereo transparencies, postcards.