Muncie streetThe Center for Middletown Studies offers opportunities for visiting scholars to conduct research on Middletown, U.S.A. Typically, scholars are offered lodging and transportation assistance while in Muncie. Occasionally, the center will also offer a modest stipend.

Since 1990, a number of international scholars have conducted research at the center, including social scientists from Scotland, Russia, the Netherlands, and France. Anyone desiring more information about research opportunities at the center should contact James Connolly.

Middletown Studies Collection and Digital Archive

Library Circulation Histories Workshop

High School Consolidation Project

Middletown Media Studies

Print Culture Histories Beyond the Metropolis Conference

Small Cities Conference

Comparative Urban Studies

Documenting Deindustrialization

What Middletown Read

Muncie Churches and Civic Engagement

Other Resources

Past Research and Reports