Archives & Special Collections is launching a campus-wide project to encourage CSU students, staff, and faculty to document their personal experiences during the coronavirus outbreak and contribute them to the University Archives. Submit your digital audio, video, images, and other content using this form.
These highlighted collections are just a sampling of our holdings. To learn more about all of our collections, use one of the search options below.
Search the detailed descriptions of primary source materials located for personal papers, organizational/business records, and CSU history collections.
Search the detailed research guides of Archives & Special Collections primary source materials.
Explore some of our most heavily used collections. Included in the CSU Digital Repository are scans of physical items, as well as electronic or “born digital” records received from donors.
Search across our curated collections that document important water, cannabis, and hemp websites in Colorado. Colorado State University has partnered with the Internet Archive’s web archiving service to capture these sites.
Explore unique research materials that enhance understanding of Colorado’s agrarian and natural resource heritage
Collections from individuals and organizations that have been instrumental in the development of water resources in Colorado and the West.
The University Archives serves as the institutional memory of CSU by collecting official copies of historically significant university records, faculty papers, photograph collections, and other materials documenting university history.
More than than 20,000 items from antiquities to the 21st Century. Subject strengths include the Vietnam War literature, feminist presses, CSU publications, equine medicine, water, agriculture, and other topical categories.
Wildlife slides by a photographer for the Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom television series. Over 700 animal species, including mammals, reptiles, birds, insects and aquatic wildlife, from six countries.
Posters from more than 380 artists and 50 countries, from the only exhibition of its kind in the United States, held every other year at Colorado State University
Jazz albums from an avid collector and jazz musician
Morgan Library, Suite 202
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523-1019
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Coordinator, Archives & Special Collections