The University Archives acts as the official archival repository for Clayton State University. The Archives is charged with the responsibility of preserving the documentary and artifactual heritage of the University serving as the collective memory of the institution.
The University Archives:
- Collects, appraises, organizes, describes, preserves, and makes available records of historical, legal, fiscal, and administrative value to the University.
- Collects primary source materials to support student and faculty research interests.
- Documents the teaching, research, community service, administrative functions, and student life.
- Provides a facility for the retention and preservation of such records and collections.
- Provides information services that will assist the operation of the University.
- Promotes knowledge and understanding of the University's origins, goals, and programs.
- Provides useful documentation of the policies, people, aims, achievements, and events of the University.