Archives and Special Collections

Archives and Special Collections opened in January 2008. The department is made up of two distinct areas:

  • Archives houses material related to Broward College history, including photos, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and other papers
  • Special Collections consists of Rare and Special Books


Closed for renovations

Broward College
University/College Library
Building 17 | Room 434
3501 SW Davie Road, 33314

Central Library


Contact us with questions or details on how to plan your next visit. We'd love to hear from you!

Be Inspired

Broward College Archives & Special Collections is home to a treasure trove of one-of-a-kind items available for examination and study. 

Here are some ideas on how you can use our archives and special collections to ehance your learning experience.

High School & Home School Students

  • Hands-on research of cultural objects.
  • Host student treasure hunts to discover resources.
  • Plan a Field Trip and Tour.

Current Students

  • Get ideas for topics for class assignments.
  • Hands-on research of cultural objects.
  • Try your skills with obsolete technology.
  • Unplug in a tranquil environment.


  • Expose students to unique research and writing topics.
  • Host student tours of collections.
  • Host student treasure hunts to discover resources.
  • Schedule an information session for your class.

Community and Local History

  • Research local history using Broward College archival resources.
  • Research student newspapers and publications 1960-present.
  • Research the news clipping collection 1960-2000.