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Department Landing Pages: Special Collections & University Archives

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Special Collections acquires, arranges, describes, preserves, and provides access to rare, unique and out of print of materials and interdisciplinary collections pertaining to the geographic, national, and cultural regions of Latin America, the Caribbean, Miami, and Florida to augment the research needs of patrons from the University and the wider community.

University Archives serves as the repository of the official records relating to the founding, development of, and future plans for Florida International University. These documents will provide researchers, within and outside the university, information to study the activities of all facets of FIU.


Visit the full Special Collections site to browse information on their Services, Collections, and much more. 

Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Green Library
Special Collections, 305-348-2412
University Archives, 305-348-3137 
Records Management, 305-348-1377
4th Floor, GL-422

Fax, 305-348-4739

Department Head, Althea "Vicki" Silvera
Phone Number: (305) 348-3136


Day(s) Time
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm