The Archives office has moved to a new location-- Kirby Hall 411.
May 18, 2019 marked the 50th anniversary of Dedication Day, the day Obal Hall (Main College Building/Administration building until 2005) and the Lodi Campus Library building were officially blessed and dedicated! Please check out the Obal Hall 50th anniversary exhibit on display in the case in the main lobby of the building and our online exhibition in celebration of the library's 50th anniversary by visiting https://felician.libguides.com/50thanniversary/history!
The Archives reading room and office is located in Kirby Hall Room 411. The current hours for the Archives are Mondays from 8:30 to 4:30. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 201-559-6191 with research requests, questions, or to make an appointment to come in to view the archives.
Staff and faculty are encouraged to submit files related to departments, committees, clubs, etc as well as publications they have written to the Archives at anytime. Sisters, alumni, and others are also invited to donate items related to the school for possible inclusion-- please contact the Archives with information on the item.
For special appointments, please call the library main number 201-559-6071.
The Felician University Archives serves as the repository for all historically significant documents produced by Felician University. If you are researching Upsala College transcript records, please call the Upsala College Transcript office at 201-559-6182. See the Resources section for a link to view items in Upsala's archival collection.
The Felician University Archives serves as the final repository for the historical records of Felician University of Lodi, New Jersey. It is the vision of the archives:
to acquire, select, identify, and preserve college records of archival value;
to provide records management services; and
The Felician University Archives pursues the following goals:
It provides and maintains facilities for the retention and preservation of records.
It appraises, accessions, arranges, organizes, describes, and preserves records transferred to its custody while providing access to its holdings in accordance with accepted professional archival principles.
It undertakes to recognize and honor matters of privilege and confidentiality.
It facilitates efficient records management services; and determines administrative, fiscal, legal and historical records preservation needs of archival value.
It serves as a resource and laboratory to stimulate and nourish creative teaching and learning.
It serves research and scholarship by making available and encouraging the use of its collection by members of the college and the community at large.
It develops, maintains and distributes a manual which outlines procedures for offices to meet their responsibilities for records management and preservation.
It cooperates with state and national archival, historical and records management professional organizations on behalf of the college to keep informed on major issues of concern to the profession and participates in networking arrangements to share with qualified and interested researchers.