Archives & Special Collections

Introduction & Mission

The Archives and Special Collections unit is located on the 8th floor of the AUM Library Tower. It serves the University by collecting and preserving records of historical importance. The records of approximately twenty university offices are housed in the Archives. Also included are unbound theses prepared by university students.

The Special Collections component focuses upon acquiring books, manuscripts, photographs, audiovisual materials, and architectural drawings focusing upon specific subject areas. Among the areas in which the unit collects are: Alabama history, literature and politics; Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore County (Alabama) histories; the Civil War; Southern Women's Literature; Southern Prose and Poetry; and Southern Genealogy.

Access Policies & Services

Finding Aids & Research Guides

Records Management

Archives & Special Collections Staff

Name Office Location Email Phone
Tone Aultman 1st Floor, Library Tower

Email Tone Aultman

(334) 244-5209
Tim Bailey 246 Library Tower

Email Tim Bailey

(334) 244-3420
Rickey Best 219-B Library Tower

Email Rickey Best

(334) 244-3276
Larry Brumby 219-E Library Tower

Email Larry Brumby

(334) 244-3210
Lanita Crawford 3rd Floor, Phase I, Library Tower

Email Lanita Crawford

(334) 244-3650
Maranda Faulk 247 Library Tower

Email Maranda Faulk

(334) 244-3648
John Gantt 804 Library Tower

Email John Gantt

(334) 244-3781
Anita Griffith 804 Library Tower

Email Anita Griffith

(334) 244-3207
Barbara Hightower 211B Library Tower

Email Barbara Hightower

(334) 244-3200
Paige Hines 211B Library Tower

Email Paige Hines

(334) 244-3201
Carolyn Johnson 211 Library Tower

Email Carolyn Johnson

(334) 244-3200
Jason Kneip 213 Library Tower

Email Jason Kneip

(334) 244-3814
Samantha McNeilly 802 Library Tower

Email Samantha McNeilly

(334) 244-3213
Cheryl Meehan 3rd Floor, Phase I, Library Tower

Email Cheryl Meehan

(334) 244-3650
Anne Mulder 804 Library Tower

Email Anne Mulder

(334) 244-3207
Beth Parrish 1st Floor, Library Tower

Email Beth Parrish

(334) 244-3447
Tom Russell 1st Floor, Library Tower

Email Tom Russell

(334) 244-3416
Amanda Scott 804 Library Tower

Email Amanda Scott

(334) 244-3684
Tabitha Singleton 1st Floor, Library Tower

Email Tabitha Singleton

(334) 244-3647
Diane Westfall 804 Library Tower

Email Diane Westfall

(334) 244-3789
Karen Williams 1st Floor, Library Tower

Email Karen Williams

(334) 244-3445