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Search Collections

To search across our extensive collections, you'll need to search in two main places:

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Library/Archives

The collections contain thousands of historical books and archival records including personal papers, photographs, maps, sound recordings, sheet music, and rare materials.

Language Note

 

Depending on your research topic, you may find materials in Swedish or other languages.

  • 40% of our collections are in both English and Swedish

  • 37% are entirely in English

  • 23% are entirely in Swedish

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Archives

800+ linear feet of Swedish-American personal papers and organizational records. 

Library

20,000+ books and the personal stories behind their collections. 

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Research Guides

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Digital Projects

Some of our collections have been digitized and are available freely online

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Donations

Learn how to donate your library or archival materials.