EDPL 6250/8250 - History of American Higher Education: Home

About this Guide

This guide was created for EDPL 6250/8250: History of American Higher Education with Dr. Eric Jessup-Anger and Dr. Xavier Cole. Here you'll find information on what Archives are, research tips, and links to reference resources, secondary sources, and primary sources with other archival materials.

Location, Hours, and Contact Information

The Department of Special Collections and University Archives is located on the third floor of the John P. Raynor, S.J., Library, Room R360. 

Hours of service: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Contact: Katie Blank, University/Digital Records Archivist - katherine.blank@marquette.edu ; 414-288-8741.

Please give 24-hour notice before your visit - request materials by Record Group, Series, and Box Number. 

Important Websites

Citations for Archival Sources:

The best resource for citing archival material is the Purdue Owl.  

Other good examples for APA citations are: 

Read this article for useful ways to take notes and citing your sources when doing archival research: http://www.archivejournal.net/notes/digital-tools-for-archival-research/ .

If you need assistance with archival citations, contact the University Archives.