Oak Native American Gallery


The Oak Native American Gallery is the exhibitive home of the Oak Native American Ethnographic Collection. The gallery will be permanently dedicated to exhibiting Native American artifacts. The exhibit promotes learning and will allow a wider audience to better understand Native American culture, and help dispel stereotypes and outdated symbolism. In collaboration with students and faculty of the anthropology, archeology, and other related departments on campus the IHSC will continue to grow new exhibitions.

The Oak Native American Gallery is located on the 4th floor of the Cummings Center for the History of Psychology.


Lynn Rodeman Metzger Galleries

The Lynn Rodeman Metzger Galleries are rotating gallery spaces for showcasing IHSC collections and special exhibits. Galleries are located on the 4th floor of the Cummings Center for the History of Psychology.

Currently on exhibit are:

Student Exhibition: Coming May 2020

Opening May 2020! An exhibition designed and researched by undergraduate students in the Museums & Archives Certificate Program.

Other Institute ExhibitsIntersections

Intersections: Archives Inspiring Art

In the 3rd floor atrium, view life-sized photographs from CCHP archival collections to use as inspiration for creating your own art.

Full contest details.


  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Thursday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Library hours are limited. Appointment only.


Admission to the IHSC galleries is included with your ticket to the National Museum of Psychology.

  • $10 - Adults
  • $5 - College ID & Children (under 18)
  • $20 - Family
  • $5/person - Groups of 10+
  • Free - University of Akron students, staff, & faculty (with valid ID)
  • Free - with a military ID


Phone: 330-972-6065 ; Email: ihsc@uakron.edu


73 S. College Street, Akron, Ohio 44325-4302