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UHD Archives and Special Collections

Historical materials and rare books at UHD


For a brief history of UHD since 1974, please see our Historical Timeline or read more about the history of UHD and South Texas Junior College on our blog, Confluence.


Find Materials

To access physical materials, please contact the archives by emailing the University Archivist at or call (713) 221-8932.

All digital and digitized material is available through the UHD Digital Archives.

General Information

Directions on how to access the Archives Webpage: 

Our archives webpage is located within the W.I. Dykes library homepage: 

On the left hand side there is tab titled University Archives, which will indicate all the available options within the archives. 


This Archives Guide is intended to offer information about both Special Collections, University Archives, and the Digital Archives. 

In the University Archives tab, you can find more information about what is held in the archives and how it is arranged.

In the Special Collections tab, you can find examples of publications and books available through the Special Collections.