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Archives & Special Collections

Archival resources available at the Carol Grotnes Belk Library.

We are open on Wednesdays from 8:30am - 4:30pm

and by appointment 

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About Archives & Special Collections

Welcome to Archives & Special Collections!  We offer access to unique and rare materials in order to support the teaching and research needs of the Elon University community and general public.  Our holdings include institutional materials, faculty and personal papers, church history collections as well as information on the Town of Elon and surrounding communities. Within the collections you can find various types of items including printed and photographic materials, video/audio, artifacts, and other memorabilia.

Please contact us at for research requests, instruction, donations, or to schedule an appointment.

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