Digital Resources

Digital Repositories

An open access repository designed to store, index, preserve and redistribute the digital materials collected by the IUPUI University Library’s Special Collections and Archives
An online digital repository of foundation-sponsored research reports and publications covering the full scope of philanthropic activity
Philanthropy Classics
An Online Reprint Series: classic works on philanthropy, nonprofit organizations, charity, and related topics
A comprehensive digital library of public policy research
PRO: Philanthropy Resources Online
Digital library of primary and secondary sources supporting the teaching and learning about philanthropy

Image Collections

American Turner Images
Images documenting this organization's activities and the development of physical education programs
American Turner Topics
Digitized images of this organization's newsletter
Athenaeum Damenverein & Women's Auxiliary Records
Digitized photographs of this organization's social and cultural events
Athenaeum Turners Images
Images documenting this organization's events and community activities
Flanner House Images
Images documenting a changing westside neighborhood in Indianapolis
Indianapolis Damenverein Images
Images documenting this organization's community and philanthropic activities
Indianapolis Maennechor Images
Images documenting the musical events and activities of this men's choir
Indianapolis South Side Turner Images
Images documenting this organization's events and community activities
IUPUI Image Collection
Collection of images visually representing IUPUI's history and development
Jessie Groves Collection
Collection of photographs and an oral history documenting her nursing career at Long Hospital and Riley Hospital over a course of four decades.
Kiwanis International Images
Images documenting the activities of this organization's members
John C. Tacoma Mushroom Slide Collection
Slide collection of mushrooms common to the Midwest region.
National FFA Organization Images
Historical images documenting the activities of this national organization.
Neil Matthew Photograph Collection
A photographic documentary of scenes and places from the perspective of Neil E. Matthew, a professor of the Herron School of Art at IUPUI.
New Farmers of America Images
Images documenting this organization's activities
Organization of the American Historians Images
Images documenting this organization's leadership
William Vincent Wheeler Family Papers
Images of the Wheeler family.

Online Databases

Foundation Center Historical Foundation Collection
Searchable indices to the annual reports and the historical information files.
National FFA Awards Winners
Online searchable database of past national winners.

Online Exhibits

The IUPUI University Library Special Collections dedicates this site to online exhibits, which will be digitized collections from the Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives and the Joseph and Matthew Payton Philanthropic Studies Library.

Wheeler Mission
This exhibit showcases the history of the Wheeler Mission in Indianapolis, IN from the founding of the mission to highlights of the mission in the twentieth century.
FFA Fashion Show
A look at the many branded products FFA has offered through the years, both the history behind the most famous ones, and a look at some forgotten items.
The Artist in Peace and War: Harry Davis in Italy 1938-1945
This exhibit showcases the early work of Herron alumni and faculty member Harry A. Davis, Jr, who had a sponsored scholarship at the American Academy in Rome in the late 1930s, and later worked as a combat artist in World War II.
Go Jaguars! A Brief History of the IUPUI Men's Basketball Program
Highlights about the development of the basketball program
Rare and Beautiful: The Books of Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives
Presents books from collections of the Ruth Lilly Special Collections and Archives
Shaping the Circle: German-Americans in Indianapolis, 1840-1918
Demonstrates the influence German-Americans have had on music, architecture, and physical education in Indianapolis
Women Creating Excellence at IUPUI
An online exhibit,a joint project between the IUPUI Office for Women and University Library, recognizing the achievements of women who have helped to build and sustain the IUPUI campus.
Updated Nov 30, 2017 by Denise Rayman, Archives Specialist