All Purdue – West Lafayette alumni have the following library privileges:
- On-site library access to books, journals, and other print resources
- Access to Purdue – West Lafayette licensed online resources while on campus only.
Coming very soon you will enjoy seamless access from your Purdue Alumni Member account to Purdue Libraries. Your access will include:
- American Indian Histories and Cultures (Adam Matthew Digital)
A digital resource presenting insight into interactions between American Indians and Europeans.
Provides access to career assessments, resume and cover letter development tools, search strategies and research databases. Registration is necessary to access all or part of this resource.
- China: Trade, Politics & Culture (Adam Matthew Digital)
This digital collection provides access to English-language primary sources relating to China and the West, 1793-1980.
- Chronicle of Higher Ed
Weekly news and job-information source for college and university faculty members, administrators, and students.
- Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961 (Adam Matthew Digital)
A suite of collections sourced from The National Archives, Kew, the official archive of the United Kingdom.
- CQ Press Congress Collection
Information and data on legislation, members, and the history and powers of the U.S. Congress.
- CQ Press Public Affairs Collection
A collection of current affairs content.
- CQ Press Researcher
Provides in-depth coverage of important issues of the day. Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked.
- CQ Press Weekly
Weekly reports on news and issues of the U.S. Congress.
- Defining Gender, 1450-1910 (Adam Matthew Digital)
Provides access to original British source material to those studying history, literature, sociology and education from a gendered perspective.
- Eighteenth Century Journals V (Adam Matthew Digital)
A collection of journals printed between c.1685 and 1835, covers various aspects of eighteenth-century social, political and literary life.
- Everyday Life & Woman in America, 1800-1920 (Adam Matthew Digital)
Showcases unique primary source material for the study of American social, cultural, and popular history in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Advice and tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad.
- Mergent Online
Information on 12,000 US and 25,000 non-US companies, including annual reports and SEC filings.
- Project Muse
Digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community.
- Popular Medicine in America, 1800-1900 (Adam Matthew Digital)
Showcases the development of ‘popular’ medicine in America during the nineteenth century, through a range of material that was aimed at the general public rather than medical professionals.
- Romanticism: Life, Literature and Landscape (Adam Matthew Digital)
The manuscript collections of the Wordsworth Trust, this digital collection offers students and researchers of the Romantic period access to the working notebooks, verse manuscripts and correspondence of William Wordsworth and his fellow writers, including Dorothy Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Thomas De Quincey and Robert Southey.
- SAGE journals
- Shakespeare in Performance (Adam Matthew Digital)
Showcases rare and unique prompt books from the world-famous Folger Shakespeare Library.
- Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice (Adam Matthew Digital)
Provides access to material relating to the subjects of slavery, abolition and social justice.
- Victorian Popular Culture: Moving Pictures (Adam Matthew Digital)
Provides coverage of Victorian and Edwardian visual entertainments, early optics, magic lantern shows, panoramas, dioramas, early photography, and early motion pictures.
- Women in The National Archives (Adam Matthew Digital)
Original documents on the Suffrage Question in Britain, the Empire and Colonial Territories combined with a Finding Aid to Women’s Studies Resources in The National Archives, Kew, Britain.
Purdue’s digital library for archives and special collections, including manuscript collections, photographs, and University publications
Purdue’s institutional digital repository of Purdue-affiliated articles, reports, conference proceedings, student scholarship, and more.