The faculty and staff directories contain valuable information about the history of the university including how long a staff member worked at the university, their contact information, and if they received Faculty Emeriti status.
The faculty handbook serves as a reference guide to faculty members of the policies, procedures, and regulations that directly affect the academic year. Early handbooks contained historical information about ODU and Norfolk.
The ODU Libraries Digital Collections contains oral histories from administrators, faculty, staff, and community leaders about the history of ODU from a two-year division of William & Mary to an independent, research university.
ODU Catalogs contain policies, procedures, course descriptions, and names of faculty at ODU through the years. Catalogs from 2004 to the present are currently available online at http://catalog.odu.edu/.