Services and Policies

 The University Archives/Ethnic Studies Center staff is available for research inquiries and assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and evenings and weekends by appointment.  Please note that as an academic insitution we observe all major holidays and adjusted summer hours.  (Please click here for current hours of operation or call (573) 681-5514.)

You may submit your research request via phone, letter, fax, email or by visiting our facilities.  In your request, please include your name, contact information and research topic.  We encourage Lincoln University faculty, staff and students to visit our facilities.
Please send research request to:

University Archives/ESC
314 Inman E. Page Library
Lincoln University
712 Lee Drive
Jefferson City, MO  65101

ph: (573) 681-5514
fax: (573) 681-5511

Please allow 2-3 business days for us to process a request.

All postage, printing and scanning costs will be assumed by the requestor and paid prior to receipt of materials.

PhotocopiesPhotocopies are available on-site for $.10 per page.  Documents can only be reproduced in black and white.  Due to the fragile nature of the materials, the staff must perform all photocopying duties. 

ScanningScanned images are available on-site in a maxium of 300 dpi,  .TIFF or .JPEG file for $1.00 per image.  The time frame in which this request is processed depends on the number of scanned images requested.  Unless otherwise specified, all scanned images will be emailed to the address provided by the patron.  An additional fee of $5.00 will be applied to requests requiring images on CD.