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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville
Special Collections Hours
Special Collections is open the following hours:
Monday & Tuesday - 12 noon - 5 PM
Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
and by appointment.
Using Special Collections
What are Special Collections?
Ramsey Library's Special Collections contain a variety of primary materials that document the history and culture of Asheville and Western North Carolina. Materials include manuscript collections, photographs, maps, oral histories, company records, church and synagogue records, scrapbooks, and other materials. A list of Manuscript Collections available for research is available here: Manuscript Collections.
Special Collections also includes rare and small-press books and pamphlets with an emphasis on Asheville and the surrounding region.
Head of Special Collections & University Archivist