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Read about recent Special Collections activities in Library Focus.

Current Exhibitions

  • Exhibit - From Calvin to Rembrandt: Selections from the Sam E. Woods Collection
    January - August 2015
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
  • Past Exhibitions

    After Freedom Summer: The Civil Rights Photographs of Sue Lorenzi Sojourner
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    July 2014 - January 2015

    Isn’t it Romantic: Romance Literature through the Years
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    January - June 2014

    Living Through the Rebellion
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    August 2013 - January 2014

    Southern Judaism: the Mississippi Experience
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    May - August 2013

    “Food is Fun!” America’s Culinary Culture
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    January - May 2013

    Through the Eyes of Poets
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives 305
    April 2012 - January 2013

    Banned and Challenged Books - Issues of Freedom
    Cook Library Lobby Exhibit Cases
    March 2012

    Berta and Elmer Hader: A Retrospective
    The de Grummond Exhibit Room, Cook Library Room 203
    April 2010 - March 2012

    Vagabond Lover to Dallas: The "For Profit" Writing Career of Con Sellers
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    November 2010 - May 2011

    Charles F. Heartman: A Bookman for the South
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    May - October 2010

    I’ll Wait for the Movie: Media Tie-in Books in Special Collections at USM
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    January - April 2010

    Connecting Collections: A Collaborative Exhibit from the McCain Library & Archive
    The de Grummond Exhibit Room, Cook Library Room 203
    September 2009 - March 2010

    A Century of Service: The Mississippi Library Association Centennial Exhibit
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    August - December 2009

    Voices and Images of and from the South
    The de Grummond Exhibit Room, Cook Library Room 203
    April - September 2009

    Long Ago and Far Away
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    April - August 2009

    Seeing Red: Anti-communism efforts in Mississippi, 1944-1968
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    June 2008 - March 2009 

    Highlights from the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection Featuring the Donations of Mark Landis and Dr. Margaret Carlin
    The de Grummond Collection Exhibit Room, Cook Library Room 203
    Thru March 13, 2009

    A Place by the Sea: Tourism on the Mississippi Gulf Coast
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    January - May 2008

    Survivors of a Throwaway Culture: Railroad Ephemera and its Research Value
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    October - December 2007

    In Sickness and in Health: the History of Nursing in Mississippi
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    June - Septmber 2007 

    Isn't That a Pretty Picture? Illustration Processes from 1493 to the Present
    Cleanth Brooks Reading Room, McCain Library & Archives Room 305
    January - May 2007

    Exhibits Online

    A Golden Past: Southern Miss Football Programs

    Seeing Red: Anti-Communism Efforts in Mississippi, 1944-1968

    Will D. Campbell: A Man of the Word

    The AAEC Editorial Cartoon Collection: An Exhibit