Because archival materials are
sometimes rare and valuable, they are usually kept in a separate part of the library.
In Kent Library, archival materials are kept in Special Collections.
In Special Collections, an archivist will help you find the correct documents
for your research. Archival materials must be used in the library.
Many primary sources are available through digital archives on the web.
Use Archival Materials
- when doing scholarly
- when looking
for information on a person, place, or event from the past
Examples of Archival Materials