The VSU Archives and Special Collections supports the University’s commitment to scholarly and creative work, enhances instructional effectiveness, encourages faculty scholarly pursuits, and supports research in selective areas of institutional strength focused on regional need by collecting, preserving, and providing access to records of enduring historical value documenting the history and development of VSU and the surrounding South Georgia region and in support of VSU curriculum.
We are located on the 4th floor of Odum Library in the William H. Mobley IV Reading Room. Our hours are:
Monday 8:30am-5pm, Tuesday & Wednesday 8:30am-7pm, Thursday 8:30am-5pm, Friday 8:30am-3pm
"Ride, Boldly Ride" by President Frank R. Reade is now available for download. Dr. Reade covers the exploits of his grandfather Lieutenant Frank Smith Robertson, who served on JEB Stuart's staff, in this exclusive manuscript.
Before visiting or contacting the VSU Archives and Special Collections, please read our Usage Policy.
For information on how to make donations, please see our Policies and Procedures.
For additional information, please contact:
Deborah Davis - Certified Archivist and Director
Stacey Wright - Archives Assistant
Dallas Suttles - Digitization and Computer Services
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Congratulations to the VSU Archives for winning the 2007 Brenda McCallum Prize from The American Folklore Society!
The American Folklore Society
The Valdosta Daily Times article
Valdosta State University News article