Plan Your Visit
Research Online? Many of our research tools are available online, and there are thousands of digital images, texts and videos available online too! Save time and check out our online content and online tools!
Not enough online? We have *lots* of hardcopy historical materials you can see and duplicate. Bring call numbers from your online tool searches, or consult with our reference staff!
Where and When? Visit the Luhrs Reading Room, 4th Floor Hayden Library during our service hours http://www.asu.edu/lib/archives/ We're there Monday-Friday nites until 6PM and Saturday afternoons by appointment. Summer and Intersession schedules are different so please check here!
What Will I Find? Archives and special collections typically define the scope of their collections through a Collection Development Policy. Learn about what we collect here!
Did You Know?
While the bills to establish ASU and UA were ratified by the 13th Arizona Territorial Assembly on the same day in 1885, ASU (then known as the Arizona Territorial Normal School) was the first institution of higher education to open for business in Arizona in February 1886!