Printed Collections


Archaeological events reported in the Greek press (1832-1932)

This is a collection of reported events of archaeological interest published in the daily and periodic press in Athens, Thessaloniki, Patras, Volos, and other select newspapers, between 1832-1932. It was created at the initiative of the Department of Prehistoric Archaeology of the AUTh School of History and Archaeology, and contains 26,111 items.


Archive of Modern Greek Literature

This Archive, which belongs to the Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Medieval & Modern Greek Studies, was established in 1973 as an annex of the then Centre for Modern Greek Literature and Folklore Studies. It contains books by important Greek authors (Alkiviadis Giannopoulos, Stratis Doukas, Odysseas Elytis, Aggelos Sikelianos, N.G. Pentzikis, Melissanthi, Melpo Axioti, K. Kavafis, K. Palamas, Ι. Psycharis, A. Pallis, Z. Papantoniou, etc.).


Bulletins - Yearbooks

The alphabetically organised collection of approximately 6000 volumes of bulletins and yearbooks from AUTh and other institutions is located in Basement A of the old library building. The material is non-loanable.


Chadjimichail Michail Collection

This collection mainly pertains to the “Thermaikos” Hellenic Railways Organisation Choir and includes photographs, documents, publications and reviews of musical performances and famous artists.




Evelpidis Chrysos Collection

The library owned by Chrysos Evelpidis was given to the University of Thessaloniki at his request by his widow, Nellie Evelpidi. According to the printed catalogue of the Chrysos Evelpidis bequest, his library contains 8639 volumes of books on agronomy, forestry, economics, sociology, law, etc.


Floros Constantinos Collection

This collection mainly pertains to the “Thermaikos” Hellenic Railways Organisation Choir and the cultural life of Greeks in Istanbul. It includes photographs, documents, publications and reviews of musical performances and famous artists.



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