NSU Digital Collections

NSU Digital Collections

NSU DIGITAL COLLECTIONS is a collaborative project between the Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center and the Nova Southeastern University Archives. This online collection contains photographs and contextual materials that provide an insight into the history and culture of Nova Southeastern University.

NSU HISTORY-The university was chartered in 1964 as Nova University of Advanced Technology. In August of 1964, board member, Mr. Synnestvedt suggested that the name “Nova University of Advanced Technology” be considered and this name change was unanimously carried by the Board. In 1970, the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) partnered with Nova University of Advanced Technology, but it was not until 1973 that Nova officially changed its name from Nova University of Advanced Technology to simply Nova University. This affiliation would not last however, and in 1985 the two institutions terminated any federation between NYIT and Nova. In 1993, Nova University set in motion a merger between itself and The Southeastern University of the Health Sciences. Once the merger took place a new name was required and the powers that be settled on what became the Nova Southeastern University that we know today..

PHOTOGRAPH USE POLICY- Materials contained in NSU Digital Collections are for educational use only, no other permissions are given. U.S. and international copyright laws may protect individual items. Commercial use or distribution of digital objects contained within the NSU Digital Collections are not permitted without written permission of the Nova Southeastern University Archives. For more information, please contact the NSU Archives at 954-262-4642.


Browse the NSU Digital Collections:

Alumni Network Newsletter

Alvin Sherman Library Brochures, Pamphlets, Reports

'An Immigrant's Gift': Interviews about the Life and Impact of Dr. Joseph M. Juran

Baudhuin Oral School

Cotilla Gallery Exhibit Programs

Dollars & Sense Newsletter

Finding Aids

First Look

Holocaust Reflection Contest


Lifelong Learning Institute

Naval Air Station-Fort Lauderdale Museum

Nova Singers

NSU 50th Anniversary, 1964-2014

NSU Archives Papers

NSU Books and Book Chapters

NSU Campus Life

NSU Commencements

NSU Course Catalogs and Course Descriptions

NSU Early Publications

Oral Histories of Nova Southeastern University


Proclamations, Tributes, and Certificates

Richard Harrison Underwater Photography Slide Collection

Student Affairs

The Current

The Donald Zimmer Frank Lloyd Wright Archive

Treasures and Dreams: Literary Magazine of the Lower School