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About Hutchins Library

General information about Hutchins Library

Special Collections & Archives

Tim Binkley, Head of Special Collections and Archives


Contact me about
  • Special Collections and Archives administration
  • Donations of published materials to the Special Collections
  • Donations of non-Berea College archival materials (manuscript collections)
  • Collections preservation
  • Educational outreach (classes, tours, exhibits, public programs)
  • Permissions to publish

Sharyn Mitchell, Research Services Specialist


Contact me about 

  • Berea College and Local History
  • Information regarding former students, staff, and faculty
  • How to access our College records and photographs
  • Using our Library Guides and Finding Aids
  • Scheduling your research visit
  • Reading Room hours and directions


undefinedLori Myers-Steele, Collections Archivist


Contact me about
  • Berea College Records management
  • Donations of Berea College records to the Archives
  • Accessioning and processing of collections
  • General information about the Berea College and manuscript collections
  • Student consultations

Harry Rice, Sound Archivist


Contact me about recorded media and manuscript collections in the areas of
  • Traditional Music
  • Religious Expression
  • Folklore
  • Radio Programs
  • Oral History
  • College Events and Personalities.