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Special Collections & Archives


What Is A Primary Source?

Learn what constitutes a primary source.


How Do I Cite Archives?

A guide to citing archival materials in the Chicago style with links to additional resources and styles.


Archives Instruction Program

Find resources for your classes including course-based research guides and more. 


Instruction Request

Schedule your next instruction session for archives, oral history or records management.


Class Research Guides

These guides pull together specific resources tailored to your class.


Genealogy Research Guide

Find resources to research your family tree in Kentucky. Links to free resources and to a list of EKU Special Collections & Archives family files.


Records Management

Find the University Model Retention Schedule and links to other records management resources.