Welcome, Alexis!

We are pleased to welcome Alexis Whitney to our department as the new digital initiatives and metadata librarian!

You can learn more about Alexis and her work, visit the University Libraries’ news blog post, “Meet Alexis Whitney, Digital Initiatives and Metadata Librarian.”

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New Collections Available for Research, October 2022

We have new manuscript materials available for research! Click on the links to view the complete online finding aids:

Newly processed collections:

Additional materials added to existing collections:

If you have any questions, please contact us!

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CLOSED NOV 11 for Veterans’ Day

Special Collections & Archives will be closed on Friday, November 11, in honor of Veterans Day. 

The reading room will open for normal hours on Tuesday, November 15.

You can check our public access hours any time on the University Libraries’ Hours page under “Special Collections & Archives Research Room.”

Don’t forget: even during closings, the web site (including collection guides) and digital collections on CORE Scholar are always available.

A crowd parades through downtown Dayton, with the leader carrying a sign reading “On our way to the U.S. Army,” May 1942.
(Dayton Daily News Archive, MS-458, JHAN series, file 18a Soldiers.)

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