The University Libraries builds and maintains digital collections in Special Collections @ DU, a digital repository managed jointly by Special Collections and Archives and Library Technology Services. Special Collections @ DU preserves and provides access to the unique manuscript and archival collections held by the University Libraries, as well as the electronic records of many other departments on the University of Denver campus. It runs on the Islandora repository platform.
For more information on collection development and access policies related to Special Collections @ DU and to Islandora, consult the Overview.
Collections and projects of Interest
Digital Pioneers : Digital Pioneers is an oral history project created in conjunction with the University Libraries, IMLS, and the Library and Information Department at the University of Denver. It contains video documentation of several leaders in the field of Information Science describing their experiences and processes while working with information during the digital revolution in the 1990's and early 2000's.
Records Authority : Records Authority is a free, open-source, web-based software tool developed by the University of Denver for the administration of records management programs that will improve the professional performance and effectiveness of records mangers and archivists.