In honor of the University of Texas at El Paso’s Centennial, the UTEP Library’s Special Collections Department has been digitizing many of the University’s publications. This site will allow many books, journals, yearbooks, and pamphlets to be freely available to the public for research.
Provides full-text/full-image access to the historical digital archives of The Prospector, a publication of the Division of Student Affairs, University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). Coverage: 1915 - 2003. Updates vary.
Every newspaper in the database is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore historical content. Use the archive to gain a local perspective on historical news, to research your family history, or to simply read about a person or event of interest. We invite you to visit the archive often, as additional pages will be added as they become available. This archive is hosted by NewspaperARCHIVE.com largest historical newspaper database online.
Joseph Ray was president of the Texas Western College when it became the University of Texas at El Paso, and he has some reminiscences of regents and chancellors in his papers. There is also his personal journal with notes taken at the Board of Regents meeting when they learned of John F. Kennedy's assassination. Portraits of the UT System Chancellors. This collection of portraits formerly hung in the UTEP Administration Building.