Lehigh Preserve is an institutional repository based on the principle of open access. Lehigh Preserve collects, describes, distributes and preserves the scholarly output of the faculty, students, staff, and programs at Lehigh University, as well as Lehigh University history. Members of the Lehigh community interested in submitting materials should contact the Lehigh Preserve site administrator at


Our collection includes:

  • Published faculty research
  • Technical reports, working papers, and conference publications
  • Research data sets
  • Theses & dissertations
  • Student research
  • Administration records
  • Faculty records
  • Syllabi and instructional materials
  • University and departmental publications and historical material
  • Digital image and multimedia collections

Lehigh Preserve is managed by Lehigh Library & Technology Services. The Lehigh University Preserve Committee supports Lehigh University's mission to "advance learning through the integration of teaching, research, and service to others" by overseeing Lehigh Preserve and is responsible for setting and administering repository policies.