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New Hours beginning May 12
1:00pm - 5:00pm Monday - Friday
Contact Information

For Special Collections and Archives inquiries, it is best to email

Julia A. Cowart, Interim 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) 294-2194, Email:

BreAnna Johnson, Special Collections graduate assistant, part-time

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:>.