Documentation of Livingston College History

  • Student playing pool in Livingston student union, 1978A short history of Livingston College, from its planning in 1965 to its final commencement in 2010, is available on another page on this site.
  • Several authors have written about Livingston College's history in both popular and scholarly works. See a selected bibliography.
  • For a list of student yearbooks produced during Livingston College's history, including links to cover-to-cover online versions of the yearbooks, please see this page. In addition to the yearbooks, handbooks, newspapers and other publications and documents from Livingston College, scanned by the Internet Archive, are available.  Many of the materials are from the collection of Louis T. Economopoulos, a 1973 graduate of Livingston College.

  • Kenneth Lew has included a few Livingston College documents within his collection of publications and other documents on New Brunswick and Rutgers history. The Livingston College items are:

Livingston College - Admission to the University in New Brunswick, New Jersey (1971). (The 1969 and 1970 editions of the same document are available in LAA's collection hosted by the Internet Archive.)

To Members of the Class of 1983 (March 1, 1979)

Dear Freshman (May 12, 1979)

In August 2006 the Historical Collections and Labor Archives (HCLA) division of the Special Collections Library of the PSU acquired the corporate archives of Transaction Publishers, a gift of Dr. Irving Louis Horowitz, chairman of the board of Transaction Publishers and the Hannah Arendt Distinguished University Professor (Emeritus), Department of Sociology, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Photo: Student playing pool at the Livingston student union, 1978. The current Livingston Student Center opened in 1986 and was expanded in 2010. Tillett Hall was the previous home of student activities, including the dining hall and pub.

Revised February 4, 2017