Digital Collections


  • View the interactive index to over 20,000 letters in the John Bigelow Collection housed in the Special Collections Department of Schaffer Library, Union College.

  • An ongoing exhibit celebrating the great men and women who have studied and worked at Union College from its founding in 1795 to the present day.
  • Union College Postcards

    A digital collection of approximately one-hundred postcards primarily portraying Jewish women, children and families dating back to the early 20th Century.
  • Schaffer Library Exhibits

    Features a variety of projects that Schaffer Library has undertaken to make materials held in the College Archives available online.

  • Read through various historical documents from Schaffer Library's Special Collections & Archives, plus student honors theses.

  • Explore an interactive map of Union campus as Mrs. Perkins knew it, read selected biographies & more.

  • A digital collection of approximately one-hundred postcards primarily portraying Jewish women, children and families dating back to the early 20th Century.
  • Union College Encyclopedia
    Encyclopedia

    Virtually turn through the pages of Union College's Encyclopedia.
  • Union College Concordiensis

    Browse through publications of Union College's newspaper from selected years.
  • Union College Permanent Collection

    This Collection holds over 2,500 works of art & artifacts. Selections are installed in public and administrative areas campus wide.
  • Mandeville Gallery

    This holds exhibitions of national & international artists with a focus on interdisciplinary teaching. Located on the 2nd floor of the Nott Memorial at Union College.

  • View this digital collection of Union College architectural plans which includes Schaffer Library and the Nott Memorial, drawn by Joseph Jacques Ramée in 1813.