Great Smoky Mountains:Great Smoky Mountains Regional Collection
The Great Smoky Mountains Regional Collection, at the University of Tennessee Libraries, organizes, preserves and makes accessible print, manuscript, visual, audio, and electronic materials on the Great Smoky Mountains regions 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 in the following subjects: History,Culture, Literature, Arts, Folklore, Performing Art, Music, Recreation, Economic Development, Sociology, Human Geography, Anthropology, Botany, Zoology, and the Physical Sciences.
To see the items included in the collection, go to the University of Tennessee Libraries' homepage and search "Great Smoky Mountains Regional Collection" in the box in the middle of the page.
William Derris Collection