Research Services and Fees
Note (updated 6 September 2019): Due to ongoing renovations, the Department of Special Collections will be inaccessible to the public starting Monday, 7 October 2019, and continuing for approximately 8 weeks.
Access to Special Collections materials will be very limited during this time. For questions or updates, please contact Special Collections staff via email or phone (701.777.4625).
Please contact us with any questions. Reference questions are answered in the order in which they are received. Special Collections will make every attempt to contact researchers within five business days after their e-mail is received.
Basic Service Fee
$15 - Includes up to one hour of research time by staff plus a maximum of 50 printed copies or scans. For scans, please indicate your preference for PDF, JPEG, or TIFF. PDF will be used if no preference is given.
If your request requires additional staff time, you will be contacted before any additional work is done.
Grand Forks County Coroner Certificates: $5 per report
Grand Forks County Marriage Licenses: $5 per license
North Dakota Naturalization Records: $5 per name
Existing Digital Copy: $3 per image
New Scan: $15 per image
Please contact us for a quote.
University of North Dakota Patrons
Current UND Faculty, Students and Staff (as well as Emeriti Faculty) will not be billed for photocopying/scanning of up to 50 pages with 10 cents per page afterwards. They also will not be billed for image scanning of up to 5 images, with the regular fees afterwards. These fee waivers would be good for the entire academic year and would re-set at the beginning of the following academic year.