British Columbia Institute of Technology Archives and Special Collections

Identity area

Identifier

BCIT

Authorized form of name

British Columbia Institute of Technology Archives and Special Collections

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • BCIT Archives and Special Collections
  • BCIT Archives

Type

  • University/College

Contact area

 

Cindy McLellan, Archivist Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

3700 Willingdon Avenue, BCIT Library, SE14, Room 206

Locality

Burnaby

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V5G 3H2

Telephone

604-456-1276

Fax

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The BCIT Archives and Special Collections acquires records which contain evidence and information about the institution's history, organization, function and structure and special research collections which further the educational aims of the Institute. These include: records created, received and accumulated by the various administrative offices and governing bodies of the BCIT; and groups such as the BCIT Alumni Association, BCIT Student Association and BCIT Faculty and Staff Association.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: ca. 300 m
Inclusive Dates: 1941-2017 (predominant dates: 1964-1985)

Finding aids, guides and publications

Please visit the BCIT Archives database https://atom.lib.bcit.ca/ for finding aids, digitized yearbooks, newsletters and photographs. Contact the BCIT Archivist to make an appointment to view archival materials.

Access area

Opening times

M-F 8:30-4
Closures over summer and winter holidays.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Revised

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised October 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Nov. 11, 2010; May 27, 2012; January 10, 2016.
Revised by C. McLellan, BCIT Archivist October 24, 2018.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

3700 Willingdon Avenue, BCIT Library, SE14, Room 206
Burnaby, BC
CA V5G 3H2