Special Collections

Department of Archives & Special Collections

Archives and Special Collections will be closed to the public May 11 – June 9 for installation of new flooring.

Visitor Information

Driving Directions

Oxford Mississippi is located about eighty miles south of Memphis, Tennessee, on Highway 6 between Batesville and Tupelo. The closest airports providing commercial jet service are the Memphis International Airport and the Tupelo Regional Airport. The Oxford University Airport provides limited small aircraft service as well as private service. Amtrak provides service to Memphis via the “City of New Orleans” route. Regular bus service is available within the city of Oxford and on campus via the OUT Bus Service.

There are two Libraries. The J.D. Williams Library houses the main collection, Archives and Special Collections, and the AICPA Library. The Science Library is located within the Thad Cochran Research Center.

University of Mississippi Libraries

Mailing Address

Archives and Special Collections
J.D. Williams Library
P.O. Box 1848
University MS, 38655


Phone: 662.915.1595
Fax: 662.915.5734


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