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Thousands of images, texts, and audio/video from ECU's diverse collections and beyond.

Digital Collections Projects

North Carolina Periodicals Index

Provides access to articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics, including the arts, business, culture, history, law, natural resources, public policy, tourism, and travel. View Homepage

Tearing Down the Wall: Desegregation at East Carolina University

Joyner Library’s Special Collections division has created this website to tell the story of East Carolina University’s journey through southern desegregation. View Homepage

ECU Icons Gallery

The ECU Icons Gallery features individuals who have contributed to the growth of East Carolina University from its founding to the present. They represent nearly every aspect of life at East Carolina. View Homepage

Buildings Upon the Past

Developed in concert with University Archives, this interactive map provides a building history of how campus grew from East Carolina Teachers Training College to East Carolina University. View Homepage

Eastern Reflector Newspaper Collection

The Eastern Reflector was marketed to the rural areas of Pitt County and was begun by Julian R. Whichard and David Jordan. This digital version of The Eastern Reflector is based upon the microfilm edition produced by the North Carolina Division of Archives and History. View Homepage

ECU History Collection: Chronological Sort

A chronologic list of materials from the East Carolina University History Collection. View Homepage

The Daily Reflector Image Collection

The more than 7,500 historic images from The Daily Reflector, Greenville, NC's daily newspaper, document the sweeping changes in Eastern North Carolina between 1949 and 1967. View Homepage

Eastern North Carolina Digital Library

The Eastern North Carolina Digital Library contains fiction and non-fiction books, museum artifacts, maps and educational material pertaining to the rich cultural history of the 41 eastern North Carolina counties. View Homepage

East Carolina Manuscript Collection

Contains more than 1250 collections of historical documentation including correspondence, diaries, business and church records, maps, genealogy notes, and photographs, plus some 210 original oral history memoirs. View Homepage

School of Art & Design Student Portfolio Collection

Portfolios document and digitally archive the creative output of the SoAD students. Its mission is to capture, preserve and make available the academic work of students. View Homepage

Special Collections Staff Pick Blog

Special Collections staff highlight an item every week from the rich holdings of the Special Collections Department, J. Y. Joyner Library. Many of the items are part of Joyner Library Digital Collections. View Homepage

1900 Census for Pitt County, North Carolina

Transcribed from the original manuscript returns for the 1900 census of Pitt County, this database provides socio-economic reports and aggregate census data for Pitt County from census reports published in 1900/1910. View Homepage

Eastern North Carolina Digital History Exhibits

Focusing on Eastern North Carolina, these exhibits explore the rich history of our area through letters, photographs, news articles, broadsides, pamphlets, and many other digitized resources. View Homepage

Day of Infamy 1941-2001

This digital history exhibit is a recreation of an exhibit, entitled Day of Infamy: 1941 –2001, that was displayed in the Manuscripts and Rare Books Department of Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina. View Homepage