For the safety of our UL Lafayette community, Dupré Library remains CLOSED.
Special Collections staff will be available via email at email@example.com and through the Ask Us! Special Collections chat box.
Digitization requests are now being accepted.Visits are suspended until further notice.
Dupré Library will REOPEN for the Fall semester on August 17, 2020. See our Fall 2020 Services.
Need historical statistics on Louisiana? Looking for population data for Acadiana? Searching for family history? Interested in the works of award-winning author Ernest J. Gaines?
Special Collections Services of Edith Garland Dupré Library encompasses the following:
- Cajun & Creole Music Collection
- Louisiana Room
- University Archives & Acadiana Manuscripts Collection (includes the Rare Book Collection and Microforms)
- U.S. Government Information
- Blanco Public Policy Center (Coming Soon)
- Ernest J. Gaines Center
- Digital Archives
- UL Lafayette Institutional Repository (IR)
For more information on the different factions of Special Collections and their services, please view the UL Lafayette Special Collections Research Guide.
View the library's Special Collections Policy for information on collection development.
For information on digitization, see the library's Digitization and Photoduplication Policy.
Edith Garland Dupré Library
400 E St Mary Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70503
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