Vincent Voice Library

Outreach Coordinator: John Shaw

Michigan State University Libraries 100 Library East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: 517.432.6123 x288

Vincent Voice Library Website

Access/Availability: Mon-Fri: 8a – 5p ET


The G. Robert Vincent Voice Library is a collection of over 40,000 hours of spoken word recordings, dating back to 1888. The collection includes the voices of over 100,000 persons from all walks of life. Political and cultural leaders and minor players in the human drama are captured and cataloged to serve the research needs of a local, national and international user base. Clients include students and faculty of Michigan State University, other scholars and researchers, broadcasting networks, news agencies and film, video, and Web production companies.

College/Department Affiliation: Michigan State University Libraries