The AAF collection covers all aspects of amateur and professional sports and research collections. It includes approximately 40,000 printed volumes, 6,000 microform volumes, 7,000 videos, 400 periodical titles, and 90,000 photo images comprise the collection.
Highlights of the Collection:
The official report of every modern Olympic Games.
Dozens of Olympian oral histories.
The Avery Brundage Collection on microfilm.
Complete video sets of all NBC, CBS and ABC television coverage of the Olympic Games and Olympic Winter Games since 1988.
Minutes of early International Olympic Committee meetings and extensive runs of IOC and U.S. Olympic Committee periodicals.
Bid documents of cities seeking to host the Olympic Games.
Complete or nearly complete runs of dozens of periodical titles such as Sports Illustrated, The Sporting News, Ring, Women's Sports and Fitness, the Journal of Sport History, Research Quarterly , Street & Smith annuals and Track & Field News .
Thousands of professional team media guides and events programs.