Welcome to the University of Alberta Archives
University of Alberta Archives (UAA) Reading Room is open to researchers at our new location on south campus.
*Please note: Viewing of UAA material is by appointment only (no exceptions). Due to the secure nature of the facility, drop-in access is not permitted.
6304-115A Street NW
Reading Room Hours
(by appointment only)
|Tuesday||9 AM - 4 PM|
|Wednesday||9 AM - 4 PM|
|Thursday||9 AM - 4 PM|
The University of Alberta Archives is the official repository for the permanently valuable records of the University of Alberta and its affiliated institutions. The Archives' Reading Room is open by appointment only.
To make an appointment in the Reading Room or for general questions about the University of Alberta Archives please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Retrieval requests can be made to the University of Alberta Archives using the Material Access Request Form.
For information about requesting material from the Depository Library at RCRF, please review the RCRF page.
Please be advised the University of Alberta Archives will not be accepting transfers or donations of material until September 2018.
The Archives preserves over 9,000 linear metres and 30,000 boxes of records. This includes textual records, photographs, audio and video recordings, film, microforms, architectural drawings, and maps.
Our holdings consist of material that is of continuing administrative, legal, or historical value. As per the University Archives Mandate, in addition to administrative and academic records the Archives also collects University publications and the private papers of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and various university-related organizations. The Archives contains the records of many notable individuals and organizations relating to Alberta and federal politics, the oil sands, theatre, education, and western settlement.
Further information about getting to the University of Alberta Archives can be found on the University of Alberta Libraries' location page for Archives.
Jim Franks BA, MAS, CIAPP- M
University Records Archivist
University of Alberta Archives
Krista Jamieson BA, MLIS, MA
Digital Initiatives / University of Alberta Archives
|Monday||8 AM - 4 PM|
|Tuesday||8 AM - 4 PM|
|Wednesday||8 AM - 4 PM|
|Thursday||8 AM - 4 PM|
|Friday||8 AM - 4 PM|