COA Collection

The COA Collection is comprised of materials that are in high demand. Unlike the rest of the archives, this collection is accessible to the public in the library stacks. DVDs and CDs may be checked out for 3 days. Print materials in the collection may only be viewed in the library.

The following items can be found in the collection:

  • Annual reports 
  • COAA News
  • COA News
  • CDs composed by COA community members
  • Collaborative Portraits
  • Course Catalogs
  • Edge of Eden
  • Human Ecology Essays
  • The Insider
  • Student Handbooks
  • Self Studies
  • Videos of Campus Events
  • Viewbooks

The Collection can be searched in Thorncat, and items are identified with the call number COA Collection.

Archive hours & access

Monday through Thursday,

9 a.m.–3 p.m. or by appointment.


Please contact Ingrid Hill at ihill@coa.edu or 207-801-5662 to make an appointment.