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September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack Collection


The collection was provided to Special Collections by the Journalism Library in 2003. It was assembled by Pat Timberlake at the University of Missouri's Journalism Library for use by faculty and students wanting to research the terrorist attack

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of domestic and international magazines and newspapers that show how the September 11th terrorist attack was portrayed in the media. A number of Missouri newspapers are represented.  It also includes 35 mm slides of the covers of much of the material.


The collection is available to all researchers. The collection does not circulate, and material must be used in Special Collections' reading room during service hours or by appointment.

Series Outline

Series 1: Domestic Newspapers

Series 2: International Newspapers

Series 3: Domestic Magazines