Welcome to the University of Alberta Archives

The University of Alberta Archives (UAA) is the official repository for the permanently valuable records of the University of Alberta and its affiliated institutions. The archives acquires, preserves and makes available university records and private papers from faculty, staff, students, alumni and various university related organizations. With over 9,000 linear metres of records, we are the second largest archival repository in Alberta.

Reading Room Hours
(by appointment only)

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9 AM - 4 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 4 PM
Thursday 9 AM - 4 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Due to the secure nature of the facility, drop-in access is not permitted.

To make an appointment to view material, please contact us at archives@ualberta.ca or by phone at 780-248-1300. Please allow 48 hours for staff to pull material.


The University of Alberta Archives is located in the Research & Collections Resource Facility on South Campus. Our address is 6304-115A Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E1