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:



Course Catalogs

Father Francis J. Finn, S.J. Books

Jesuit Memorial Holy Cards

King Studios

Moses Dawson Correspondence

Oral Histories

Presentations on Xavier University history

The Legendary Musketeer (2015)

University Reports, Surveys, and Other Materials

When Our Boys Go Over There: Xavier and WWI

Xavier University Archives: Artifacts and Ephemera Collection

Xavier University Football Photographs

Xavier University Presidents Photographs