The mission of Special Collections is to collect, preserve, and provide access to archival, printed, and digital resources that support the research and instructional needs of students, faculty, scholars, and the general public. Special Collections strives to strengthen its service to the community by expanding access to its unique resources related to the history of Baltimore and the region.
Resources related to the making of the modern city of Baltimore. Our collections document the built environment, civic groups, public agencies, and nonprofit organizations from 20th century Baltimore City.
Records of enduring administrative, fiscal, legal, and historic value created by the University of Baltimore. Collection includes financial and administrative records, publications, newspaper clippings, construction and renovation records, and photographs.