Please visit the Reading Room News for Easter Break Hours
The University of Melbourne Archives is excited to announce the appointment of Lachlan Glanville as our first full-time continuing Digital Archivist, after a very competitive selection process. His new role combines mature knowledge of archival theory and systems with the skills of hands-on digital preservation and problem solving.
For details on summer hours and closure over the Christmas and New Year period please visit the Reading Room Hours.
Football Fever reigns in Melbourne this week! Yes, you guessed it, the University is closed on Friday 29th September so we can all go and see the parade. Our usual services will resume on Monday 2nd October.
Les Dalton was a volunteer at UMA from the early 1990s to the 2000s. Les passed away in August and UMA would like to extend our condolences to his friends and family.
Listen to Germaine Greer curator, Rachel Buchanan and Audio archivist, Kate Hodgetts discuss the audio recordings made by Greer herself, between 1984 and 2008.
A selection of records and production posters from the La Mama archive is currently displayed on the ground floor of Arts West at the University of Melbourne.
Researchers must now register to use University of Melbourne Archives material online.
Over 58,000 cards from the Red Cross Missing, Wounded and Prisoner of War enquiry service from World War 2 are now available online.