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NMSU Library Archives and Special Collections currently is open to all researchers Monday through Friday, 9am-4pm. The Caroline E. Stras Research Room is located in Branson Library, 4th floor. We are happy to provide virtual reference services for those who cannot visit our facility in person.
Research records of organizations, personal papers, and other unpublished materials which document the cultural heritage and history of New Mexico and the Spanish Borderlands.
New Mexico Archives Online provides detailed descriptions of archival collections in the NMSU Library Archives and Special Collections, as well as several other archival repositories in New Mexico.
Photographs from the NMSU Library Archives and Special Collections cover more than 150 years of image making in New Mexico and the border region.