Princeton University Archives

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

The Princeton University Archives, housed in the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library, documents administrative, research, student and staff activities on campus from Princeton's establishment as the College of New Jersey in 1746 to the present. Included are administrative records, photographs, publications, diaries, correspondence, and other material documenting the history of the University.

Manuscripts Division

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Housed in Firestone Library, the Manuscripts Division of the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections includes material documenting 5000 years of recorded history and all parts of the world, with strengths in Western Europe, the Near East, the United States, and Latin America.

Rare Book Division

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Housed in Firestone Library, the Rare Book Division of the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections includes printed books, pamphlets, and broadsides, published in early modern Europe as well as 18th and 19th century imprints from the Americas and Europe.

Graphic Arts Collection

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Housed in Firestone Library, the Graphic Arts Collection within the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections includes original prints, drawings, photographs, illustrated books, and printed ephemera from all parts of the world, along with a substantial reference collection on the history of printing and printed books.

Public Policy Papers

Princeton University Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Housed at the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library, the Public Policy Papers include important collections representing individuals and organizations in the areas of 20th-century American foreign policy, jurisprudence, journalism, public policy formation, and economic development.

Latin American Collections

Princeton University Library.

The Princeton University Library has developed numerous collections of Latin American ephemera that are unique in their depth and scope. Privileging the popular voices of the region, the collections document numerous political and social movements, and a wide variety of key socioeconomic and cultural developments.

Engineering Library

Princeton University Library.

Includes finding aids for collections of technical reports created by various engineering departments and programs at Princeton University from 1947 to 1998, which are housed at the Engineering Library.