Welcome to Special Collections & Archives


Welcome to the archives database, a searchable database of literary and historical records held at the University of Waterloo Library.

Special Collections & Archives maintains collections in a variety of subject areas that reflect the goals of the University of Waterloo’s teaching and research programmes. For more information about Special Collections & Archives, please visit our website.

To find what you are looking for, use the search bar above or select a browse option on the left.

The archives database is new and still a work in progress. You may come across descriptions that seem incomplete, but rest assured, we are working hard to revise these entries.

If you are unable to find what you are looking for or have feedback about the database, please contact us.