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.Special Collections & Archives: Digital Collections

Introduction to Booth Library's Special Collections - visiting, search tools, collections, etc.

The Aurora Collection (2019)

The Aurora online: D&E’s literary magazine digitized. 55+ years of literary excellence! 

For more about the Aurora, including access to magazine issues click here!

Sydenstricker Bible, Pearl S. Buck Collection (2016)

Booth Library was fortunate to collaborate with WVU's West Virginia & Regional History Center in the preservation of the Sydenstricker Bible, one of the many artifacts part of Booth Library's Pearl S. Buck Collection.

Pearl Buck's father, Absalom Sydenstricker  was a Presbyterian Missionary and scholar. He created his own translation of the Bible. This digitized copy is thought to have belonged to Sydenstricker. Click the image above for information about and access to the Sydenstricker Bible.