The NDSU Archives will be reopening on March 24th after its move to the West Building at 3551 7th Ave. N. The hours will be 8am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Summer hours will be 7:30am to 4pm.
Highlights of the new location include a larger reading room, a temperature and humidity controlled storage area for archival materials, two brand new digital microfilm machines, access for patrons to the NDSU Libraries rare book collection, and a lobby area with a snack machine.
The NDSU Archives has approximately 3,000 manuscript collections and university records and 700,000 photographs documenting the history and development of North Dakota and NDSU. The reading room contains more than 23,000 books and microfilm reels relating the North Dakota, such as county, community, church, family and business histories, general works, periodicals, atlases, and maps. Books relating to NDSU include yearbooks from 1907 to 1980, course catalogs, bulletins, histories, periodicals and budgets.