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The DeGolyer Library is the principal repository at SMU for special collections in the humanities, the history of business, and the history of science and technology. Its rare books, manuscripts, photographs, maps, and other materials are available to all SMU students, faculty, visiting scholars, and other researchers. DeGolyer Library’s holdings of primary sources are complemented by exhibitions, lectures, publications, and other programs. Dedicated to enhancing scholarship and teaching at SMU, the DeGolyer Library is charged with maintaining and building its various collections "for study, research, and pleasure."


Parables of Promise: American Advertising Fiction, 1856-2014

March 27 through May 23, 2014

Thirtieth Anniversary Edition of Joe Coomer's The Decatur Road: A Novel of the Appalachian Hill Country , is available for purchase through the library for $25.00.

The Civil War in Photographs: New Perspectives from the Robin Stanford Collection, is available for purchase through the library for $20.00.



Recently added finding aids

Juanita and Henry S. Miller Jr. family papers

Joe Coomer papers

Annette Sanford papers



Top image: Baldwin Locomotive Works, Santa Fe type Locomotives built for Southern Pacific lines, "Prosperity Special."
[Samuel M. Vauclain standing in front of "Prosperity Special"] Photograph, Ag1986.0414x




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6404 Robert S. Hyer Lane
Dallas, TX 75205


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