The Oberlin College Archives Objects Digital Catalogue consists of a photograph and a description of each 3-D item in record group 35, Museum Items. Most of these items have no connection to other record groups. Explore diverse objects from Oberlin's history.
The Clarence Ward Art Library has a growing collection of more than 900 artists' books by established artists (such as Edward Ruscha, Damien Hirst, and Kiki Smith) as well as Oberlin faculty, students, alumni, and Oberlin town artists. This dynamic collection is a valuable instruction and research tool for students, faculty, and …
Each of the large historical real estate atlases of Columbus, Ohio included in this collection were created and published by the G. William Baist Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The maps in Baist’s atlases were created for utilitarian purposes: Baist’s maps were for real estate title searches and include detailed building, …
This collection of (generally uncatalogued) historical museum objects and facsimiles relates to communication technology throughout history. It was gathered together through discovery and purchase starting in 2001, and has been added to substantially since that time. These objects range from clay tablets and scrolls, printing presses …
During his fifty years in Major League Baseball, Branch Rickey became known as one of the league's most inventive figures, recognized for developing the minor league farm system and propelling league expansion. In 1947, Rickey helped to change the game forever by signing Jackie Robinson to the Brooklyn Dodgers, an act that made …
This collection is a miscellany of Oberliniana and materials digitized to support teaching at Oberlin, including Hi-o-Hi volumes digitized for classes recently gathered for commencement reunions. All books digitized here are also cataloged in OBIS, our online catalog.
The Digital Teaching Collection of Student Three-Dimensional Artwork documents the work created by students in Professors Cynthia Cetlin and Jon Quick’s Metals courses. Viewing images is a necessary component of studio art courses. For each of their assignments, Cetlin and Quick give presentations of students’ and artists’ work …
The Department of Geosciences at Denison University celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2011 (Mahard, 1979). Its long history is reflected in the mineral, rock and fossil collection that has been growing since the late 19th century. This virtual gallery is a sampling of the upward of 9,000 specimens from the Denison Geosciences Earth …
Geology Photographs is a collection of photos depicting natural features and the human impact on environments around the world.
Here you will find a sampling of the rich holdings of archives, libraries, and academic departments of the Five Colleges of Ohio.
Teaching and research needs drive the digitization projects now underway. This website and the collaborations which created many of the collections are funded in part with the generous support of Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.