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Special Collections and Archives accepts donations of Idaho history materials, Idaho books, University history, and monetary contributions. Please contact Cheryl Oestreicher at (208) 426-3958 or for a consultation.

Giving Guidelines

Types of Donations Accepted

Idaho History

We accept donations of photographs, books, maps, diaries, papers, audiovisual, maps, scrapbooks, and other materials about Idaho history. Prior to your donation, consult with staff by contacting Please review donating personal papers or organizational records for further guidance.

University History

We accept donations of materials and memorabilia relating to all iterations of the school: Boise Junior College, Boise College, Boise State College, and Boise State University.

Broncos Give

We use monetary donations to hire students, digitize materials, purchase supplies, and other applications that support preservation of and access to collections. Please visit Giving to the Library for further information.

Guidelines for Organizational Records

Please see more information about types of organizational records and procedures for donations and transfers.