Special Collections

The Library Special Collections consists of the Archives and the Closed Collection, located in the lower level and main level of the Alma College Library, respectively.

The Digital Photo Archive is temporarily unavailable. A pictorial history of Alma College may be viewed by accessing our collection of over 8,000 photographs. These photos date back to the beginning of the college over 125 years ago.

For questions relating to Special Collections or to set up a time to access these areas, please contact Matthew Collins at (989) 463-7342 or