Cape Cod Community College Archives

The William Brewster Nickerson Archives houses the archives of Cape Cod Community College, which document the history of the college from its founding in 1961 to the present.

Collections of Commencement Programs (1963-2011), the college’s literary magazine Sea Change (Volumes 1-32) , and issues of Foreseer, the college’s yearbook (Volumes 1-15) , have all been digitized and are available on the Internet Archive through our membership in Digital Commonwealth. Issues of the student newspapers (The Beacon, Mother, The Main Sheet and more) are also available.

Additional collections, including photographs, college publications, and faculty papers, are housed in the Nickerson Archives on the ground floor of the Wilkens Library.

To learn more about the history of Cape Cod Community College, browse our exhibits and timelines:

Cape Cod Community College: The Presidents

Cape Cod Community College Timeline: Early Beginnings to 1990

Cape Cod Community College Timeline: 1991 to the Present

W. B. Nickerson Cape Cod History Archives