About the Central Methodist University Archives and Special Collections

The Archives and Special Collections of Central Methodist University are housed on the fifth floor of Cupples Hall, which also houses Smiley Memorial Library.  The Library staff and faculty are proud to also maintain the special collections of the Missouri United Methodist Conference.

All visitors to Smiley Memorial Library are welcome to access Archives and Special Collections.  To make an appointment, please contact either Jennifer Parsons, the University's Access Services Librarian/Assistant Director of the Library, or John Finley, the Archivist for the Missouri Methodist Archives.