Plan a Visit

The KSU Archives is located on the second floor of the Horace W. Sturgis Library on the Kennesaw campus of Kennesaw State University, approximately 20 minutes north of Atlanta. The Marietta Campus Archives is located on the second floor of the L.V. Johnson Library on the Marietta campus of Kennesaw State University.

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Hours of Operation

The Archives is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Research visits are by appointment only and must be scheduled in advance.

To Make an Appointment

Kennesaw State University Archives
(470) 578-6289

Should you have any special need that may affect your use of the Archives, please contact department staff ahead of your visit. We will make every effort to accommodate your requests. Note: Patrons interested in conducting research involving the Marietta campus archival collections must make an appointment at least three days in advance. 


From I-75, take the Chastain Road exit (271) and travel west from the interstate. Turn at the second light onto Kennesaw State University Drive. Continue straight for about one tenth of a mile, into the Visitor's Parking Lot, which is adjacent to the Library Building (Building 17 on the campus map). The Kennesaw State University Archives is located on the second floor.