Archives and Special Collections


The Whitworth University Archives and Special Collections are located in the Harriet Cheney Cowles Memorial Library on the first floor.

300 W. Hawthorne Rd.  Spokane, WA  99251

Archivist can be reached at (509)777-4481


Whitworth University Archives and Special Collections


Archives Adjustment due to COVID-19: The Archives is currently open only to current students, faculty and staff who can schedule an appointment through  or call (509)777-4481.
Community members, Alumni and Guest researchers are not able to access the collections right now. Check out our Digital Collection and if that does not answer your question, contact  or call (509)777-4481 for assistance.
Search the Whitworth Library Catalog for books and some archival collections here
Online access to the Archives' finding aids is provided via the Archives West database:

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