About the e-Archives

The SWITCH Library Consortium e-Archives is home to born-digital records and scans of older print material. Some digitized content from as early as 1991 is available here as well as in the print archives. All records created since 2020 are only available in this repository.

Alverno College hosts and manages the physical archives of the SWITCH Library Consortium. The physical archives contain print records from 1989-2020.

Organizational Structure

The SWITCH e-Archives align with the series structure of the print archives:

Accessing the e-Archives

Authorized users (SWITCH staff, the Alverno Archivist, and the current SWITCH library directors) can use the pre-coordinated search options from the tabs OR perform their own simple or advanced searches. The simple keyword search includes full-text searching of PDF files. SWITCH staff can also assist you in finding particular documents.

Login Instructions

Authorized individuals should login using their Omeka credentials: Login.

NOTE: If you are an authorized user, but have forgotten your password, you can recover it with your email address by using this link.

Contact Us

If you have trouble accessing the e-archives, have questions about the content, or wish to contribute to the archives, please use our contact form.