The Wilkes University Archives is located in the Harold Cox Archives Room on the third floor of the Farley Library, 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766. Directions are available on the Farley Library website.

The Archives room was dedicated to Dr. Harold Cox, Professor Emertius of History and University Archivist, on August 21, 2013, in honor of his hard work and persistence in building an archives program at Wilkes.


The Wilkes University Archives will be closed from Wednesday November 26 through Sunday November 30 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Harold Cox Archives Room

Monday & Wednesday  2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday & Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Or by appointment. Call (570) 408-4264 or email ask.archives@wilkes.edu.

We will be open from 1 to 4 pm on Monday, November 24.