Alumni Horae

A Guide to the Digital Archive of the Alumni Horae: 1921 – 2009

Click HERE to access the Alumni Horae: 1921 – 2009 Digital Archive.

Click HERE for a PDF (printable) version of this guide.

  1. Browsing the Alumni Horae: 1921 – 2009 Digital Archive:

From the folder menu on the left, within the “Browse” tab, click on the “+” sign preceding any decade of interest:

This expands the decade folder allowing the selection of an individual issue by clicking the “+” sign preceding it:

This expands the issue folder revealing all of the articles in that particular issue of the Alumni Horae:

To view an article, click on its title.  The text will appear on the right-hand side of the screen within the “Text Only” tab:


To view a scanned version of the article as it was originally printed, click on the “Adobe PDF” tab:


To print the article, click on the printer icon located in the “Adobe PDF” tool bar:


To move ahead to the next article, or back to the prior article, use the “Previous article” or “Next article” links in the upper corner of the screen on the far right:

  1. Searching the Alumni Horae: 1921 – 2009 Digital Archive:

Click on the “Search” tab:

Enter search terms in the “Keyword” box. Selecting the “All” radio button below the Keyword box will yield articles in which all of the entered search terms must occur – as shown below. Other search options include selecting “Any” to yield articles containing one or more of the search terms or selecting “Near” to yield articles in which search terms are situated in close proximity to each other.

It is also possible to refine the search by date or article type:

After defining the parameters, click the “Search” button:

Search results appear within the same left-hand frame:

Use the scroll bar or arrows to scroll through the result list. Click on the title of an article to view it:

The text of the article will appear on the right-hand side of the screen within the “Text Only” tab:

To view a scanned version of the article as it was originally printed, click on the “Adobe PDF” tab (see above).

To print the article, click on the printer icon located in the “Adobe PDF” tab tool bar (see above).

To move ahead to the next article, or back to the prior article, use the “Previous article” or “Next article” links in the upper corner of the screen on the far right (see above).