Special Collections Finding Aids
Forsyth Library’s Special Collections is the repository for rare books as well as books, manuscripts, records, publications, media, images, and other materials documenting the historical, commercial, agricultural, educational, and cultural heritage of Central and Western Kansas and the larger Great Plains region. In addition, repository collections include materials documenting the histories of individuals connected to historic Fort Hays, Fort Hays State University, and the surrounding community.

Forsyth Special Collections are open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or by appointment. For additional information about Special Collections, please contact Patty Nicholas or Brian Gribben.