Z. Smith Reynolds Library is part of Wake Forest University, a private, liberal arts university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The school was founded in 1834 in the town of Wake Forest, NC and then moved to Winston-Salem in 1956. ZSR library serves the 6700 students enrolled at Wake Forest University, along with the faculty, staff and community at large. University library holdings number 2.1 million volumes. As part of a concerted effort to help preserve the history of the school, the University Archives/Special Collections department will use Archive-It to capture the websites that are integral in telling the story of Wake Forest University.
The Wake Forest University Archives serves as the repository for published and unpublished material documenting the history of this institution. Collections include papers of the school's presidents; official records of academic and administrative departments, faculty committees, student organizations, and libraries; minutes from Board of Trustees meetings; and a large collection of photographs.