Goals

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A student reading manuscript materials in the Treasure Room of Miller Library in the 1950s.

TO ENGAGE & INSPIRE

Promote awareness and use of our collections by student scholars.

Encourage our faculty colleagues to incorporate our materials into their teaching and research. Read about our robust Archival Labs program here.

Articulate our rich Special Collections history to the Colby community, including alumni/ae, and to the general public.

TO SHOWCASE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Highlight the excellent research completed in Special Collections by Presidential Scholars, Research Assistants, Archives Interns and other student scholars.

Explore examples of student research highlighted on this site by selecting “Student Scholarship” in the sidebar drop-down menu.