This page provides basic information about some of the library's special collections.
The library retains materials produced by Louisiana College and related to its history. Some of the more extensive holdings include:
These materials may be used by appointment only.
In addition to those listed below, special collections include:
Robert MacGimsey Collection
The MacGimsey collection spans the years 1928 to 2002 and contains primarily audio recordings, printed music, and miscellaneous papers related to MacGimsey’s work as a performer, composer, and preservationist of Negro spirituals.
W. C. Beall Family Papers
The Beall Family Papers collection spans the years 1862 to 2017 and contains primarily biographical sketches of, newspaper clippings about, and correspondences of family members.