Boston College Libraries Faculty Newsletter



Sub Turri Digital Launch

The Boston College Libraries have recently made available digital editions of Sub Turri, the yearbook of Boston College. The digital editions start with the first volume, from 1913, and go through the 2005 edition. The collection can be viewed on the Internet Archive site at

Sub Turri was first published in 1913, the golden anniversary of the founding of Boston College and the College’s first year at its Chestnut Hill location. The title, Sub Turri, is Latin for “under the tower” and reflects a sense of pride in the Chestnut Hill campus in general and Gasson Hall in particular. The next volume of the SubTurri will be the 100th and can be ordered online at