Working to gather, preserve, and share archival material related to the Central Shenandoah Valley, the University, and beyond.
"To document the Central Shenandoah Valley [the city of Harrisonburg, as well as Rockingham, Shenandoah, Page and Augusta Counties], to document the history of James Madison University, to serve as Carrier Library's repository for rare, irreplaceable, unique, or otherwise valuable materials which warrant special handling to assure their long-term availability, and to support the use of primary source materials housed in Special Collections within the JMU curriculum and the wider community of scholars."
-From the JMU Special Collections Mission Statement
Special Collections Library at James Madison University. Rare books, manuscripts, photos, oral histories, maps, & more relating to JMU & Central Shenandoah Valley.
880 Madison Drive, Harrisonburg (VA), 22807, United States