Special Collections / Archives


Fifth Floor  – Special Collections / Archives

Fifth Floor - Special Collections / Archives

Reading Room

Special Collections / Archives Department hosts a number of distinctive collections including BLACKS IN THE MILITARY, focusing on the contributions of African-Americans to U.S. military history, the papers of the PV Interscholastic League, the DELCO ARCHIVES of former Texas State Senator Wilhelmina Delco, rare and autographed books, and select PVAMU Theses and Dissertations.

The University Archives include official records of various campus offices, minutes of Board of Regents meetings, PVAMU publications and programs, photographs of campus buildings and activities, and older campus annuals, catalogs, yearbooks, and handbooks.

Other Area of the John B. Coleman Library

First FloorArt Gallery Room 109 –  Circulation Dept. – Interlibrary Loan  –  Information DeskJazzman Café – Periodicals Dept.  – Public Events Room 108 – Reference Collection – Reference & Information Services – Reserves  – Technical Services Dept.

Second Floor: Administrative Offices – Books A-DA –  Books DA-HComputer LabInformation Desk – Tutoring Center

Third FloorBooks J-PBooks Q-QDBooks QE-Z – Information Desk – Juvenile Collection

Fourth Floor: Fourth Floor Exhibit SpaceAfrican Art ExhibitDelco Exhibit

Fifth Floor: Special Collections/ArchivesExecutive Conference Room




Executive Conference Room Elevator Special Collections / Archives - Reading Room Stacks (Staff access only) Fire Exit Fire Exit Restrooms Staff Offices / Workroom Stacks (Staff access only) Hallway Staff Workroom Mechanical Room Hallway