University Archives and Special Collections

University Archives and Special Collections


Xavier University Archives serves as the chief historical resource for materials about the University, its people, programs, and culture. Special Collections contains rare books, works of art, manuscripts, and other valuable materials.

Make an appointment to use these collections in person or view our digital holdings below.


Browse the University Archives and Special Collections:

91.7 WVXU King Records Archive


Conference on the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics (1962)

COVID-19 & Xavier: A Digital Collection

Edgecliff College Newspaper

Edgecliff College Presidents Photographs

Edgecliff Yearbook

Father Francis J. Finn, S.J. Collection

Historical Bibles

Jesuit Memorial Holy Cards

King Studios

Moses Dawson Correspondence

Presentations on Xavier University history

Publications on Xavier University History

St. Xavier College Records

The Collegian

The Legendary Musketeer (2015)

Torah Reading

University Reports, Surveys, and Other Materials

When Our Boys Go Over There: Xavier and WWI

Xavier Athenaeum

Xavier Student Newspapers

Xavier University Archives: Artifacts and Ephemera Collection

Xavier University Campus Photographs Digital Collection

Xavier University Catalogs

Xavier University Commencement Ceremonies Digital Collection

Xavier University Football Film Collection

Xavier University Football Photographs

Xavier University Oral Histories

Xavier University Photographic Negative Collection

Xavier University Presidents Photographs

Xavier University Student, Faculty, Staff, and Alum Activism

Xavier Yearbook