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Come visit Muskie Archives and Special Collections

Where we are located:

Located in the Muskie building, 1st floor. Street address 70 Campus Ave.

When we are open:

Monday through Friday, 8:30am to noon and 1pm to 5pm. 

Do we loan things out?

All materials in the archive are not available for check out due to the fragile and unique nature of archival materials. 

Have a question?

Contact us at or you can always email or call Caitlin Lampman, Reference and Outreach Archivist, at or 207-753-6919.  

Where and how do I find things?

Interested in historical photos of Bates? A portion of our photo collection can be viewed online and we add new photos, so check it out!

Have family possessions like old photos or letters that you want to preserve for your family? Here are some tips to taking care of your items.

Curious to find out what we have in the collection? Search our collection and see! Use the search box.

Digitized yearbooks and student newspapers.

Years available: Yearbooks 1900 through 2012 and The Bates Student 1873 though 1980.

Edmund S. Muskie