Special Collections Department

403 Parks Library
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011

phone: 515 294-6672
email: archives@iastate.edu

Special Collections Department

Special Collections Department - Collections - Film Collection

Film Collection


The Special Collections Department maintains a film collection of approximately 10,000 titles. The majority of the films are about or were produced by Iowa State University. These films focus on the activities of Iowa State faculty, staff, students, and alumni. They cover the topics of agriculture, science, technology, home economics, and campus events.


For information about receiving copies of our films, please visit the

Film Request and Use Fees website.

Films on YouTube


Other films are available for viewing on the

Special Collections Department's YouTube Channel.