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Library Resources for Puget Sound Staff: Unique Collections

Unique Collections

Unique Collections of the Collins Memorial Library

These collections cover a broad range of topics, formats, and periods. Sound Ideas is the university's institutional repository which features materials of scholarly or enduring value created or sponsored by members of the Puget Sound community. Digital Collections provides access to collections on a variety of topics from archaeology to zoology, and A Sound Past contains historic photograhs of Puget Sound.

Sound Ideas
A collection of materials of scholarly or enduring value created by members of the Puget Sound community.  The collections include copies of "Arches," "Crosscurrent," and "The Trail" as well as a growing collection of student papers and research projects.


Digital Collections
Collections of unique images on several topics included in the Archeology Archive, Natural History Bird Wing Collection, Western Washington Flora, Oregon Missions and the art of Abby Williams Hill.


A Sound Past
Historic photographs of the people, buildings, events, athletics and campus environment that make the University of Puget Sound such a unique place.