UNMC Archives

UNMC Archives Collection

The following resources are all located in room 8000 (northeast corner of the 8th floor).  Staff assistance is necessary to access all of these materials:

Commencement Programs

Every year of UNMC commencement program booklets. 

M.S. theses, Ph.D. dissertations, M.D. senior theses, Nursing research papers/theses

Arranged chronologically, then alphabetically by author within the graduation year (includes M.D. senior theses, from 1931-1969).  These are searchable by author's name in the library catalog, Helix.

Campus yearbooks

Including the University of Nebraska Cornhusker yearbook, 1907-1968 (not complete sections on the College of Medicine and School of Nursing), and two years (1929-1930) of the College of Medicine yearbook Caduceus.   

Serial Type Materials

Various office, departmental, divisional, college, and alumni newsletters (not complete).

Department Annual Reports

Various departmental and college annual reports (not complete). 

University of Nebraska Board of Regents' minutes

From 1869 to 1986 on microfilm, also paper copies of minutes from 1973 to the present.

Campus/institutional photographs

Various historical photographs of buildings, campus activities, individuals, etc.

Online Resources

Access the backfiles of journals online through the online journal finder.

Featured Items
Rare Book

--1300s manuscript, by St. Albertus Magnus (one of only a few in the world)

--Joannes de Ketham, Fasciculus medicinae (1495)

--Michael Scot, Liber phisionomie (1495)

--Eucharius Rosslin, Rosengarten (Rose Garden 1513), German OB/GYN book 

--Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564), anatomical drawings,  rare broadside of the human brain and cranial nerves

--Isaac Newton, Optiks (1730)

--William Hunter, Anatomia uteri humani gravidi tabulis illustrate (Anatomy of the human gravid uterus exhibited in figures, 1774)

--Edward Jenner, An inquiry into the causes and effects of the variolae vaccinae (1798)

--Japanese OB/GYN book, hand illustrated (circa 1800)

--Henry Gray, Anatomy, descriptive and surgical (1858 1st edition)

--Charles Darwin, On the origin of species (1859 1st edition)

--Henry Gray, Anatomy, descriptive and surgical (1858 1st edition)

--Charles Darwin, On the origin of species (1859 1st edition)