A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
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The Archives collects everything related to Gallaudet University, Deaf lives, Deaf people, Deaf organizations, and Deaf schools. This includes documents such as periodicals, reports, manuscripts, financial records, artwork, artifacts such as pagers, TTYs, vibrating alarm clocks, films and videotapes, photographs and photograph albums, slides and negatives, books, and Deaf publications.
In doubt? Contact the Archives for further information and assistance. Patrons are always welcome to stop by the Archives in room B125 on the lower level of the Merrill Learning Center at Gallaudet University to deliver donations in person.You may also mail your donations to:Gallaudet University Archives800 Florida Avenue, N.E.Washington, D.C. 20002-3695On a case-by-case basis we also store papers for Deaf organizations who do not have their own archival storage space available. It is our first and foremost mission to preserve Deaf History and Heritage. Providing physical space and intellectual control of archival collections is expensive. Donors who are able to do so are encouraged to provide financial support for the arrangement, description, and preservation of their papers and records.
For any questions regarding donations please contact the Gallaudet University Deaf Library Collections and Archives via email@example.com.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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