About Us

Contact Information

UCA Archives
Torreyson Library
201 Donaghey Avenue
Conway, AR 72035
(501) 450-3418 │ archives@uca.edu

Finding the UCA Archives

The UCA Archives is located within Torreyson Library.  The entrance to the UCA Archives is located between stacks BV and BX.  The library map below shows two routes to the Archives from the Main Entrance (teal) and the Starbucks Entrance (lime).

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During Your Visit

Though the UCA Torreyson Library allows food and drink, the UCA Archives prohibits food or drink.  Archival material cannot be easily (if at all) replaced, so please remember this while visiting to help us preserve our holdings.  For items such as photographs, the Archives will provide gloves to wear while handling the material.  Please see a staff member for assistance with the copy machine or regarding enhanced scans (600dpi).

Mission Statement

The University of Central Arkansas Archives and Special Collections supports the research, teaching, and learning mission of the University of Central Arkansas by collecting, preserving, and providing access to unique and rare materials pertaining to central Arkansas.

Vision Statement

The University of Central Arkansas Archives and Special Collections strives to be a welcoming destination for our faculty, students, and the public. We facilitate and encourage research and writing on the history and culture of central Arkansas. We are committed to developing learning opportunities for our students and developing partnerships to create engaging programming for our community.

Research Assistance

Please complete the appropriate research request form(s) below, or if additional assistance is required please contact the UCA Archives at archives@uca.edu.  Due to high volume of requests, only 3 individual files or 25 pages per patron per week will be fulfilled, whichever occurs first.