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Special Collections & Archives Guide

Learn how to access, use and experiment with primary resources in the learning laboratory!

Researching ODU History

Guide to Researching ODU History:
Special Collections and University Archives Wiki
  • The Special Collections and University Archives Wiki provides information to select frequently asked questions and quick facts related to the material in the manuscripts, university archives, and rare books collections. Currently, the bulk of the information is related to the history of Old Dominion University:
ODU Digital Photograph Collection
  • The ODU Photographic Collection (RG 32) contains over 20,000 digitized photos relating to the University’s history from the 1930s to the early 2000s.

For more information or research assistance, please contact the Special Collections and University Archives Department at