Digital Resources

Special Collections and Archives

Digital Resources

Digital Repositories

An open access repository designed to store, index, preserve and redistribute the digital materials collected by the IUPUI University Library’s Special Collections and Archives
An online digital repository of foundation-sponsored research reports and publications covering the full scope of philanthropic activity
A comprehensive digital library of public policy research


Image Collections

American Turner Images
Images documenting this organization's activities and the development of physical education programs
Athenaeum Turners Images
Images documenting this organization's events and community activities
Jessie Groves Collection
Collection of photographs and an oral history documenting her nursing career at Long Hospital and Riley Hospital over a course of four decades.
Indianapolis Damenverein Images
Images documenting this organization's community and philanthropic activities
Indianapolis Maennechor Images
Images documenting the musical events and activities of this men's choir
Indianapolis South Side Turner Images
Images documenting this organization's events and community activities
IUPUI Image Collection
Collection of images visually representing IUPUI's history and development
National FFA Organization Images
Historical images documenting the activities of this national organization.
Neil Matthew Photograph Collection
A photographic documentary of scenes and places from the perspective of Neil E. Matthew, a professor of the Herron School of Art at IUPUI.
John C. Tacoma Mushroom Slide Collection
Slide collection of mushrooms common to the Midwest region.


Online Databases

Foundation Center Historical Foundation Collection
Searchable indices to the annual reports and the historical information files.
National FFA Awards Winners
Online searchable database of past national winners.
Philanthropic Studies Index (PSI)
Tool to locate information on voluntarism, nonprofit organizations, fund raising, and charitable giving


Online Exhibits

The IUPUI University Library Special Collections dedicates this site to online exhibits, which will be digitized collections from the Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives and the Joseph and Matthew Payton Philanthropic Studies Library.

Go Jaguars! A Brief History of the IUPUI Men's Basketball Program
Highlights about the development of the basketball program
Rare and Beautiful: The Books of Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives
Presents books from collections of the Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives
Shaping the Circle: German-Americans in Indianapolis, 1840-1918
Demonstrates the influence German-Americans have had on music, architecture, and physical education in Indianapolis
Women Creating Excellence at IUPUI
An online exhibit,a joint project between the IUPUI Office for Women and University Library, recognizing the achievements of women who have helped to build and sustain the IUPUI campus.