The Center is open to anyone doing research in an area supported by our collections, including those without MTSU affiliation. Patrons are required to register upon each visit and to observe the rules for use of Center materials. Center materials do not circulate and may not be taken from the reading room under any circumstance. Materials are available for public use on site, though access to certain rare and/or fragile items may be limited.
Click here to see our policies on use of materials.
Click here for a complete list of CPM reading room policies.
Photocopies or other reproductions of materials from the Center's collections may be available if permissible within the restrictions of the U.S. Copyright Law, and if the physical state of the items poses no problems to reproduction. Click here to see our fees for copying.
Access to materials for off-site researchers
We welcome inquiries about our collection and invite you to browse through our collections catalog. If you need additional information about the collection, e-mail is our preferred form of communication. You may also contact us by telephone at 615-898-2449, or by letter: MTSU Box 41, 1301 E. Main Street, Murfreesboro TN 37132.
Response to requests
Center staff check the e-mail daily and will respond to most request within one work day, and always within two.
Identifying the items
When requesting information about or a copy of any item listed in our collections, please provide us with both the ID number and the title of the item.
Items in the Center do not circulate and are not available for loan. However, photocopies or other reproductions may be available.
MTSU Box 41
1301 E. Main Street
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Bragg Media & Entertainment Bldg.