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University Archives: Home


The Special Collections Department at FAU Libraries is comprised of many collections, including the Arthur & Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts, and the Marvin & Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection.

Use of the collections is welcomed. In order to best utilize our materials, researchers are asked to call or e-mail before they visit.

Brain Scan

Brain Scan

Three students conduct an experiment. One student applies the sensors, one student is the subject of the experiment, one student reads the output, 1969.

University Archives

The University Archives is a unit within the FAU Libraries’ Special Collections Department. It houses the records of the university, the papers of the University’s presidents, student publications, faculty papers, memorabilia, and photographs. Material in the University Archives documents the history and growth of FAU.

FAU Dedication, President Johnson Behind the Podium, 1964

Special Collections

Open hours are from:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Florida Atlantic University Libraries
Special Collections Department
Bldg. 3 - LY 261
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0992
561-297-3787 or