Saint Louis Research Center

Thomas Jefferson Library, UMSL Campus

Supporting the study of Missouri and the Midwest, the Research Center–St. Louis, located on the University of Missouri–St. Louis campus, focuses on preserving the diverse history of the city and its surrounding area within a statewide context.

The Center's rich holdings trace the evolution of greater St. Louis through unique collections that document important groups ranging from labor organizations to environmental activists. Other primary sources offer a window into minority groups and the many diverse communities that make up the growing metropolis.

Noteworthy resources include:


Phone Number
(314) 516-5143
Mailing Address
222 Thomas Jefferson Library, University of Missouri-St. Louis


Physical Address
One University Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63121


Research Center
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Closed

Holiday Closures

Researching at the Center

Research Center Staff