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Widener University Archives & Distinctive Collections

Print Collections

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To search and view our print materials, go to our Archives Catalog. Here you can search by Keyword, Subject, Item Type, and by Title. Note that the search results will display by box number. If you are interested in viewing any items, you must make an appointment with Jill Borin or Kayla Van Osten. Please ensure you make a list of the boxes you are interested in prior to the appointment.

Widener University Archives Catalog home page

Our print materials consist of some of the following :

  • Course catalogs, bulletins, & viewbooks
  • Yearbooks
  • Athletic photographs
  • Early class photographs
  • Presidential papers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Alumni directories
  • PMPS, PMC, Widener College & Widener University Newspapers

Search Example

When searching the Archives Catalog, keep in mind that the list generated will be by box number and each record contains information about the materials within the box.

Once you conduct a search a list of the boxes will be generated. The box title will be in blue. Click on the box title, and the record will open. Once in the record, you will see the box number at the top of the page (1). The notes field below the title (2) contains the information about what is within the box.

 Widener University Archives catalog search example