Special Collections

Core Resources

Princeton University Library Finding Aids

Provides access to finding aids or descriptive inventories for archival records and manuscript collections held within the University Library. Approximately 1,300 finding aids from the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections are now available online and include the Manuscripts Division, Public Policy Papers, and University Archives.

Catalog of Princeton University Senior Theses 1926+

List of theses written by seniors at Princeton University. Not all departments are represented. Use the Full display for complete location information.

Princeton Numismatic Collection database

Catalog of the coins, medals and tokens, paper money, casts, exonumia in Princeton's Numismatic Collection.

Princeton University Historical Audio-Visual Collection 1912-2000

Contains over 1,500 audio-visual items found within the University Archives.

Princeton University Historical Photograph Collection 1840s-1996

Contains descriptive information on over 20,000 photographs found within the University Archives Historical Photograph Collection.

Princeton Memorabilia Collection 1782-2000

Contains descriptive information on over 1,200 items found within the University Archives Memorabilia Collection.

Visuals Database for Graphic Arts

Includes prints, drawings, photographs, paintings, sculpture, and other non-book objects in the Princeton University Library collections.

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