UTK Libraries' Great Smoky Mountains Regional Collection organizes, preserves, and makes accessible print, manuscript, visual, audio, and electronic materials of the Great Smoky Mountains region of East Tennessee and Western North Carolina.

The collection serves the research needs and interests of the academic community and the general public through active acquisitions and enhanced cataloging programs in the following subjects:

  • history
  • culture
  • literature
  • arts
  • folklore
  • performing arts
  • music
  • recreation
  • economic development
  • sociology
  • human geography
  • anthropology
  • life and physical sciences

Photographs appear courtesy of the William Cox Cochran Great Smoky Mountain Photographic Collection, M.S. 552, in The Special Collections Library of The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

For further information about the Great Smoky Mountains Project, please contact:

...or visit the Great Smoky Mountains Project home page.