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Genealogy Research Guide

This guide is intended to assist genealogists in knowing what resources are available in the ISU Library and through the Internet. It also includes some information on genealogy resources at Ames Public Library and the Iowa Genealogical Society Library.

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Special Collections and the University Archives welcome visitors!

The Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) houses many items that interest Alumni including yearbooks, student and faculty directories, class catalogs, alumni files, and faculty and university department papers. SCUA also has thousands of photographs and slides. We welcome questions related to University history or our Special Collections! Feel free to contact us using the chat box to the right during open hours, or the contact information below the chat box.

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Special Collections & University Archives
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University Library
Ames, IA 50011
515 294-6672