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University Archives serves as the primary repository for records and information relating to the history, development, organization, and operations of Adelphi University and any of its offices, divisions, schools, or departments. In addition to official records of the University, the collection includes many other materials published or created by the University and its employees, including The Oracle (the Adelphi yearbook), The Delphian and other Adelphi newspapers, as well as items that originated outside the University, such as newspaper and journal articles about Adelphi. University Archives also houses manuscripts, graphic materials, audio-visual materials, photographs, electronic records, and artifacts.

Our collection is arranged as follows:

  • Series 1. General History
  • Series 2. Faculty, Staff and Administrative Employees (restricted access)
  • Series 3. Board of Trustees
  • Series 4. Presidents and President’s office
  • Series 5. Vice President for Finance & Treasurer
  • Series 6. Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Provost, and Academic Departments
  • Series 7. Student Life and Involvement
  • Series 8. Advancement, Development, Promotions, and Admissions

For more information, please contact:

University Archives and Special Collections
p – 516.877.3588
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