Divinity Library Special Collections
Day Missions Collection
Day Missions Annual Reports and Periodicals
Grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities (2012) and the Arcadia Foundation (2009) have supported the digitization of more than 5,500 volumes of annual reports and periodicals of mission agencies and church bodies.
International Mission Photography Archive
The Yale Divinity Library is one of several archival repositories from around the world that are contributing mission photographs to the International Mission Photography Archive (IMPA) database. More than 10,000 photographs from the Divinity Library's collections are available via IMPA.
Selected personal papers of missionaries to China have been digitized in response to patron requests and in collaboration with the Center for Christian Studies at Shantou University. Please contact the Special Collections Librarian for information about material digitized from the Abbie Sanderson Papers, Ellison and Lottie Hildreth Papers, and Foster Family Papers.
With the support of the, the Divinity Library is engaged in an ongoing project to digitize selections of the the UBCHEA archives that relate to the colleges and universities founded in China by missionary agencies.