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UL Lafayette Special Collections

This guide presents the different factions of the UL Lafayette Special Collections at Edith Garland Dupré Library.

Institutional Repository

UL Lafayette's Institutional Repository (IR) is an online space that brings together and provides open access to the University's scholarship and intellectual content. The repository accepts scholarship in a wide variety of formats, including PDF documents, audio/video, and images. Scholarship includes research articles, class projects, presentations, digital collections, and much more.

A research guide is available for more information on UL Lafayette's IR: <>.


For more information on how to contribute to the IR, please contact the IR managers:

Zachary Stein, Head of Special Collections
Phone: (337) 482-6427

Scott Jordan, Digitization Archivist
Phone: (337) 482-5702