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The UAH Archives and Special Collections

Archives & Special Collections

Special Collections and Archives collects, organizes, preserves, and makes accessible materials of enduring value that support the research strengths of the university. The University Archives houses materials which document the history of the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Special Collections focus on the following areas: the history of aerospace, flight, and space, science fiction literature, local and regional politics, and the history and culture of Alabama’s Tennessee River Valley. Special Collections seeks to be one of the nation’s preeminent locations for space history research.

Archives Contact Information

Location:  Lower Level, Central Tower

Phone:  256-824-6523

Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:00 - Noon or by appointment. Visiting researchers are encouraged to schedule an appointment with the faculty and staff of Special Collections and Archives. Due to facilities improvements underway in the fall of 2016, access to the Special Collections and Archives may be limited. 

Faculty and Staff:

Name

Title

Ext

Email

Office

Reagan Grimsley

Head of Special Collections and Archives

5781

 rlg0020@uah.edu

343A

David Hanning

Archival Assistant

6523

 dlh0029@uah.edu

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