The purpose of the archives is to collect, organize, and preserve the historic documents of Indiana University Kokomo. The archives is a closed stacks, locked area located on the second floor of the Library.
Guidelines on types of records to send to Campus Archives:
- Office Records of Campus Administration and Academic Units (PDF)
- Records of Student Organizations and Student Life (PDF)
Two publications provide historical information about the Indiana University Kokomo campus and are available for checkout in the library:
- Going to College at Home: Forty Years of Higher Education in Kokomo 1945-1985 by Dow Richardson
Call Number: LD2529.5 .K6 1985
- Coming of Age: 50 Years of Higher Education in Kokomo: Indiana University Kokomo in Photos & Memories, and a DVD which includes highlights of an additional 10 years, 1995-2005
Call Number: LD2530.3 .C66 1997
The following link presents a list of previous chancellors of the Indiana University Kokomo campus: Past Chancellors.
On permanent display near the Ask A Librarian service desk are aerial photographs of the campus at different time periods.
The Library periodically displays Indiana University Kokomo Archive materials in the display just inside the library doors. Examples of some archive materials displayed in October 2006 are below. These are also examples of the types of materials that are housed in the campus archives.
Questions about campus archive materials should be directed to Diane J. Bever, Librarian, who is responsible for the campus archives. Please feel free to contact her at 765-455-9345 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
October is American Archives Month.
Library Display October 2006
For a closer look at some of the items included in the display, see the photographs below.
Second Annual Bulletin of Kokomo Junior College 1933-1934
Indiana University Kokomo Center Annual Bulletin 1961-62
Indiana University at Kokomo Bulletin 1971/72
Schedule of Classes
Indiana University Kokomo Schedule of Classes Fall Semester 1985
Indiana University Kokomo Campus Brochure 1990
Indiana University Kokomo First Annual Commencement, June 4, 1970
The Student Voice, March 23, 1971
IUK Phoenix, December 3, 1986
Correspondent, August 26, 1991
Indiana University Kokomo, Visions Perspectives in Writing,
Episode Two, Held For Ransom, Fall 1994
Indiana University Kokomo Yearbook, 1972 Phoenix
Indiana University Kokomo Basketball Team, 1971-72
Listings from left to right:
Front Row: Jim Jones (coach), Jerry Zanger, Jim Albright, Bruce Foster, Frank Bellamy, Randy Kitchel, Duane Galbreath.
Back Row: Frank Sallee, Ken Day, George Shoemaker, Greg Bruce, Jim Pyke, Mike Timmons, Bob Monroe, Phil Hershberger.
Basketball Team Statistics
Indiana University Kokomo Basketball Team Statistics 1971-1972
Last Updated: 31 July 2014