Dub Collections

A Blog from Special Collections & University Archives

Front cover of An Artistic Banquet

Wilmington's art scene is fascinating and its history even more so. A unique find in the Special Collections library sheds light on the rich artistic history of Wilmington.

University Archives student assistant cleans stone replica from collection.

University Archives student assistant cleans handcrafted stone replica from collection of former Chancellor James R. Leutze.

Matt Johnson surveys History of Medicine book collection in Special Collections.

Visitor shares preservation expertise with Randall Library.

University Archives

University Archives consists of public records of long-term historical value pertaining to the heritage of the University of North Carolina Wilmington. The collection includes books, theses, newspapers, correspondence, multi-media, art, maps, objects, posters, and more.

Special Collections

Special Collections, located at the west end of the second floor, contains rare books, manuscripts, and other materials that have special historical significance for the Lower Cape Fear Region.