Digital Initiatives

Princeton University Library

Princeton University Digital Library (PUDL)

A collection of high-resolution digital images of materials held by the Princeton University Library and its partners.

Princeton University Library Finding Aids

The Princeton University Library Finding Aids site provides World Wide Web access to finding aids or descriptive inventories for archival records and manuscript collections held within the University Library. Over 1700 finding aids from the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Latin American Ephemera Collections, and the Engineering Library are now available online.

The Blue Mountain Project

Drawing on Princeton University’s exceptional collections and curatorial and academic expertise, the Blue Mountain Project is a digital thematic research collection of art, music and literary periodicals published between 1848, the year of the European Revolutions, and 1923 – a functional boundary for works presumed to be in the public domain.

Papers of Princeton

A collection of full-text-searchable periodicals from Princeton University and the town of Princeton, New Jersey, where the University is located. Holdings include The Daily Princetonian and The Princeton Town Topics.

Historical Periodicals

A collection of periodicals, digitized from Princeton's collections. Holdings include the Russian emigré newspaper Vozrozhdenie.

The Larry DuPraz Digital Archives of The Daily Princetonian

A fully searchable archive of Princeton's daily independent student newspaper from its inception in 1876 through 2002.

Cultural Policy & the Arts National Data Archive (CPANDA)

CPANDA, the Cultural Policy & the Arts National Data Archive, is the world's first interactive digital archive of policy-relevant data on the arts and cultural policy in the United States. It is a collaborative effort of Princeton University's Firestone Library and the Princeton Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies. The Pew Charitable Trusts underwrote the original development of the archive.


Projects that are experimental, in development, or unsupported. Use at your own risk.