The Krueger Library supports teaching and research for academic programs at WSU. Our collections are searchable through OneSearch.
Library collections include:
Krueger Library’s Archives and Special Collections collects, preserves, and provides access to the primary source materials relating to Winona State University's history, examples of fine printing, and other objects that support the study, teaching, and research of WSU.
The Krueger Library has the following collections available for viewing:
Room 006 in the Library's basement contains restricted use materials, which contain personal information and are not available for public use. Please speak with Allison Quam about your intended use. These materials include:
You are encouraged to make an appointment with Allison Quam for access to the materials in the Archives and Special Collections. However, any of the WSU Librarians can provide access to the Archives and Special Collections during regular research help hours.
OpenRiver is Winona State University’s Digital Commons Repository. OpenRiver open access collections preserve and showcase the scholarly and creative work of WSU's students and faculty, as well as the history of Southeastern Minnesota. Highlights of OpenRiver include:
Select music from the WSU collection has been digitized for curricular purposes. Music and sound are available for streaming by single file/song. This collection is available only on campus (or using the WSU VPN) through the library's catalog.
Additional information and uncataloged music is available via our Digital Sound Collection guide.