About the USD Archives
The USD Archives holds the records of the academic and administrative departments of USD as well as materials relating to the history of USD and the activities of its students, faculty, and alumni. The primary purpose of the USD Archives is to collect and preserve records pertaining to the origin and history of the University of South Dakota. Collection materials date back to the founding of the University in 1882.
- The University, along with its schools, colleges, departments, faculty, students, and alumni, has been the subject of a number of publications. See this list of USD histories with links to the catalog.
Some of the USD Archives are cataloged and can be searched with the University Libraries Online Catalog:
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Recent Additions to the USD Archives Collection
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