Digital Archives – OHIO University Libraries

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Cover of Ohio Today

Ohio University Alumni Journals

Alumni Journals, 1893-2001. Titles include Ohio University Bulletin (1893-1923), The Ohio Alumnus (1923-1970), Ohio University Alumni Journal (1970-1978), Ohio University Today (1978-1999), and Ohio Today (1999-2001). A collaborative project of the Alumni Association and University Libraries. Access through the Internet Archive.

Detail of Schiff panoramic of Alden Library

Ohio University Archives

Historic Ohio University-related materials including photos, maps, documents, publications, videos, and memorabilia. Access through CONTENTdm.

The Big Red One, Cantigny First Division

Cantigny 1st Division Oral History Project

Video oral histories of soldiers and guardsmen who served with the 1st Division of the U.S. Army from 1944 to 2009. Access through CONTENTdm.

Civil War Correspondence

Civil War Correspondence

Letters, diaries, and other Civil War-era documents from the Brown family of Athens County, Ohio. Check back frequently in the coming months as new materials are added from other Civil War archives! Access through CONTENTdm.

Cover of Ohio University Bulletin 1956-1958

Ohio University Course Catalogs/Bulletins

Course catalogs 1831-2008. Includes undergraduate, graduate, summer, and extension. Access through the Internet Archive.

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An illustrated photographic magazine published by Ohio University Libraries that details the Libraries’ extraordinary changes throughout its 200-year history. Whether curating rare special collections or providing online access to the latest scientific research, the Libraries is essential for teaching, learning and research. Access through Issuu.

Untitled Sumi-e by Frederick Harris

Frederick and Kazuko Harris Fine Arts Library Collection

Artwork created and collected by Frederick Harris. Access through CONTENTdm.


Ohio University Libraries on Flickr

Many images and documents from University Archives, especially Ohio University Libraries history.

Political Campaign Commercials

Political Campaign Commercials (accessible only on the Athens campus)

Videos from 1952 to 2002 featuring many types of elections including federal, state, and local. Access through CONTENTdm.

E.W. Scripps

E.W. Scripps Papers

Letters, memos, essays, and reports by E.W. Scripps (1854-1926), an American newspaper publisher and founder of The E.W. Scripps Company and United Press news service. Includes photographs documenting the Scripps family. Access through CONTENTdm.

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Ohio University Student Newspapers

The Post 1999-2011, and the full run of the Green and White 1911-1939. Full text searchable/browsable by date. Access through CONTENTdm.

Senator George V. Voinovich

Voinovich Collections

Materials from the senatorial and gubernatorial archives of Senator George V. Voinovich. Access through Omeka.

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David K. Wyatt Thai Collection

King Chulalongkorn’s diaries from 1876 to 1887 and his travel writings which chronicle his royal visits to India, Malaya, Singapore, Java, Europe, and the remote corners of Siam. Access through the Internet Archive.

Detail of Yao painting

Yao Ceremonial Artifacts Collection

browse/search in ARTstor (Athens campus affiliates only – authentication required)

Ceremonial and temple art from the Yao culture of North Vietnam. Access through CONTENTdm.

Cover of Athena 1984

Ohio University Yearbooks

Yearbooks 1892-2009. Yearbooks were published most years as either the Athena or Spectrum Green. A collaborative project of the Alumni Association and University Libraries. Access through the Internet Archive.