Digital Resources

Digital Collections

Luther College Publications Archives

Keyword search and browse digitally archived copies of the following Luther College Publications:

  • The College Chips, the school newspaper (1884-2012)
  • The Pioneer, the annual yearbook (1911-2011)
  • The Agora, the faculty journal (1988-2012) 

The Postville Project

Search and browse an interdisciplinary collection of primary and secondary source materials related to the social, cultural and economic context of the 2008 immigration raid in Postville, Iowa and the community as a whole before, during and after the raid.

Historical Images

View and search a collection of historic, digitized images on the Luther College Archives' Flickr page. 

Joseph Langland: Teacher, Poet and Friend

Read a biography and selected poetry by Joseph Langland and find his papers in the Luther College Archives. 

Archives Reference and Databases


Keyword search or browse all holdings in the Luther College Archives and the Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum Archives.

Pastors of the Norwegian Lutheran Synods Database

Search the Pastors of the Norwegian Lutheran Synods database and find data from the publication "Who's Who Among Pastors in All the Norwegian Lutheran Synods of America, 1843-1927," which was edited by O.M. Norlie and constituted one of the earliest comprehensive listings of Norwegian-American pastors.

LC Wiki

Read and search the Luther College History Wiki (LCWiki), a collaborative online resource about the history of Luther College. As a Wiki, feel free to request an account and contribute your own knowledge of Luther College's history.

Luther College Archives' on Facebook

The Luther College Archives' Facebook page contains a number of trivia information, photos, videos, and more.  Specifically, visit the photo album "Moments in History," which was created for the 150th Sesquicentennial Anniversary of Luther College.