J. Murrey Atkins Library Department of Special Collections and University Archives is dedicated to preserving and sharing the history and culture of UNC Charlotte and the Charlotte region. Our collections include the personal papers of individuals and families, the records of local organizations, the university's own records, rare and unique books, maps, and oral history recordings. Special Collections welcomes students and faculty from all academic disciplines to learn how our rare and unique materials can be incorporated in their research and learning.
Goldmine is the home for digital primary source materials from Atkins Library’s Special Collections and University Archives that relate to Charlotte regional history. Goldmine includes digitized content from manuscript collections, university archives, and oral histories.