SCUA Services During Fall 2020

To keep our patrons and staff safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) have updated policies and procedures for viewing materials.

Virtual Services


The Towson University Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) holds material in five primary collecting areas: Towson University history, Jewish Studies, Performing Arts, World War II, and the History of Education in Maryland.
Guitarist from the cover of Age of Rock

David A Sherbow Popular Music Collection

This collection consists of nonfiction works about popular music history, music business, and the recording industry.

Dancing figure

Joan Jacobson Dance Collection

The books in this collection span the 20th century and include biographies and memoirs of many dance legends.