Tuesday, August 16, 2016

New collection open : Architectural Conservancy of Ontario

The papers of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario : North Waterloo Region Branch are now open and available for research in Special Collections & Archives! These papers, spanning over 40 years and 2 linear metres of material, include the official records of the organization as well as subject and clipping files collected by dedicated volunteers on the architectural and environmental heritage of Waterloo Region and surrounding area.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Digitization of Waterloo County to 1972

We’re happy to share that Waterloo County to 1972: An annotated bibliography of regional history has been digitized and made available through the Internet Archive.

Monday, June 6, 2016

New exhibit : Trips, tours, and voyages

If you have not made any summer travel plans, you should visit the Doris Lewis Rare Book Room and travel around the world alongside some early adventurers! Special Collections & Archives is pleased to announce the launch of a new travel exhibit, “Trips, tours, and voyages”.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

August opening hours

Special Collections & Archives will be open by appointment only from Monday August 1st to Friday August 26th. Regular opening hours will resume on Monday August 29th.

Please contact us to book a research appointment during the above period.

Monday, May 9, 2016

New archives open for research

Special Collections & Archives is pleased to announce new archives open for research:

  1. 2020 (4)
    1. September (1)
    2. April (2)
    3. January (1)
  2. 2019 (2)
    1. September (1)
    2. May (1)
  3. 2018 (5)
    1. December (1)
    2. August (1)
    3. July (1)
    4. April (1)
    5. January (1)
  4. 2017 (8)
  5. 2016 (14)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (2)
    3. October (1)
    4. September (1)
    5. August (1)
    6. June (2)
    7. May (2)
    8. April (1)
    9. March (1)
    10. January (2)
  6. 2015 (12)
  7. 2014 (2)
  8. 2013 (1)
  9. 2011 (1)
  10. 2010 (2)
  11. 2009 (1)
  12. 2006 (1)
  13. 2005 (1)
  14. 2004 (1)
  15. 2001 (1)
  16. 2000 (2)
  17. 1998 (2)
  18. 1997 (2)
  19. 1996 (1)
  20. 1995 (2)
  21. 1994 (2)

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Although we remain closed to the public, staff have limited access to the archival and rare book collections. Please continue to contact us with your research requests but note that there will be a delay in resolving your inquiry.

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