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Contact Information

For Special Collections and Archives inquiries, it is best to email specialcollections@furman.edu.


Jeffrey Makala, Special Collections Librarian and University Archivist

Management of Special Collections and Archives including acquisitions, collection development, conservation, donor relations, instruction, outreach, research assistance, and promotion of the Furman University Archives, Book Collections, Manuscript Collection, South Carolina Baptist Historical Collection, the South Carolina Poetry Archives and Special Collections for Music.

Phone: (864) 294-2714, Email: jeffrey.makala@furman.edu.

Julia A. Cowart, Interim Special Collections and Archives Assistant

Assists researchers, genealogists, students, and faculty with historical, genealogical, and other types of research; helps to maintain the Special Collections and Archives website.

Phone: (864) 294-2194, Email: julia.cowart@furman.edu.