Boston History and Special Collections

Poster promoting Maya Angelou as guest speaker for the 1982 Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (METCO) Celebrates the Arts event.

The Special Collections at Northeastern preserve the records of Boston-area social justice organizations that serve under-represented communities. Research guides or finding aids for processed Boston history collections are accessible on the web:

The Special Collections also include rare books, faculty publications, and the Northeastern University Press collection. Most of these publications are searchable in Scholar OneSearch.

If you are interested in donating materials, please consult Donating Organizational Records and Personal Papers.