Archives & Special Collections

What Is It?

The library houses the Ursinusiana collection — the College Archives — as well as a number of unique Special Collections that encompass such diverse topics as Pennsylvania German Folklife, apartheid in South Africa, and writer Linda Grace Hoyer, author John Updike’s mother.

Who Is the Primary Audience?

Faculty, students, community members and researchers around the world. 

Where Can I Get It?

Visit our website:

For digitized Ursinusiana Collections, visit Digital Commons:

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How Do I Use It?


Is There A Cost?


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