Our archival materials include family, business, and organizational papers, photographs, and audiovisual materials related to Appalachia as well as a wide array of records, photographs, and publications related to ETSU. You can visit our searchable online database to review a finding aid or collection guide for all of our collections. These guides will help you discover materials in our repository that may relate to your research interest. We also maintain a collection of books and other published materials related to the region. You can find these in the Sherrod Library catalog with Archives of Appalachia in the "Available At" section.
Onsite Reference Service
Our Reading Room is open to the public for in-person research Monday-Friday from 9:00 am-4:30 pm, with the exception of University Holidays and administrative closings. Appointments, while not required, are recommended to ensure we are able to accommodate your research needs. We have public access computers available for you to search our collection database while onsite, or we are happy to assist you in locating relevant materials. We staff the Reading Room full time and there is no charge for onsite reference services. Please consult our Researcher's Guide for more information. Contact us to set up your visit: 423.439.4338 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Archives provides onsite duplication services for a nominal fee whenever possible. Condition of the document, donor restrictions, and copyright issues may affect duplication services. If you need duplication of either document or media materials, please consult with an archivist who will assist you in determining if your request can be fulfilled. For further information regarding duplication and fees, please consult our Access Services and Duplication Fee Schedule.
Use of Materials for Publications
Individuals or organizations may be granted permission to use, publish, display, broadcast, or otherwise distribute archival holdings to which the Archives has property rights. All usage requests are reviewed on a case by case basis. Please consult our Usage Policy and Fee Schedule or Contact Us for further information.