Mardigian Library

Throughout the Fall 2021 semester, access to the Mardigian Library is restricted to current UM-Dearborn students, faculty, and staff.

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The University of Michigan-Dearborn Campus Archive houses records documenting the history of the University of Michigan-Dearborn and affiliated organizations and individuals. It includes materials created by the units and their employees, including faculty, staff and administrators. These policies are meant to protect the material, the privacy of individuals and the copyright of the Regents of the University of Michigan. Material is available for research by faculty, staff and administrators and their representatives and to the public, except as notes in the guide to the material. The Campus Archive does not keep student folders or personnel files

Remote Requests

The Campus Archive is accepting remote requests. If you want to make a request, please fill out this form to inquire about materials in the collection. Please provide at least 2 week notice for all requested materials. Although staff will try to accommodate last minute requests, we cannot guarantee requests made less than 2 weeks in advance.

In Person Research Appointments

Currently, the University of Michigan-Dearborn Campus Archive is not accepting requests for in person access to research the archives. We encourage the usage of the Campus Archive remote requests for any inquiries regarding the collection.

Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections

The University of Michigan-Dearborn Campus Archive is unable to provide access to unprocessed collections. This will prevent us from misplacing or damaging fragile materials and protect any sensitive private information such as Social Security numbers and medical or academic records. In addition, some materials may be covered by donor-imposed or legal restrictions.

Please contact Associate Director, Holly Sorscher at with further questions or concerns.


Remote requests may be made at any time.
Archive staff is on-site Monday-Tuesday: 9AM-5PM

Did you know?

  • 3D Printer in the Library
  • The Mardigian Library has one LulzBot 3D printer and we offer a 3D printing service for current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

  • Please visit our 3D Printing Service page for information on 3D printing, resources for students and faculty, and how to submit your 3D Print Requests.