NSCC's Digital Archives is an initiative managed by NSCC Libraries and features selected special and archival collections of NSCC. It is hosted on the CAAL-CBPA Atlantic Islandora Repository Network (CAIRN)
The NSCC Historical Photograph Collection is a growing collection of historical photographs of campuses, students, employees, alumni and events at NSCC. This collection is still under development.
The J. B. Hall Library is located at NSCC's Annapolis Valley Campus, Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS) site in Lawrencetown. The W. K. Morrison Special Collection was donated to the J. B. Hall Library by Walter Morrison, Cartographer Emeritus of COGS. This collection focuses on the early mapping of Atlantic Canada and specifically Nova Scotia and includes over 2000 historical maps, atlases, periodicals and books. Over 800 items are currently digitized.
This collection features yearbooks from current NSCC campuses in addition to the vocational schools, institutes and colleges from which NSCC was formed.