Maggie Benston Student Services Building, Rm. 0400
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, British Columbia
CA V5A 1S6
Simon Fraser University Archives and Records Management Department
The mandate of the Archives is to acquire original archival materials that document all programs and activities of the University or that enhance its teaching and research programs. The University Archives acquires three major categories of materials: 1) the official records of the University, including those created by the Board of Governors, Senate, University committees, faculties, departments, and administrative offices, 2) materials documenting the wider University community including the private papers of groups such as the Faculty Association, Student Society, University labour unions, and the private papers of prominent faculty, staff and students and, 3) private historical research collections. The Archives also holds the original copies of all theses and dissertations approved by the University.
Total Volume: 1,567.59 metres
Inclusive Dates: [1803 - ]
Predominant Dates: 1963-1999
Finding aids are available on SFU AtoM [see: https://atom.archives.sfu.ca].
Website [http://www.sfu.ca/archives/] provides information about the following program areas: 1) archives -- collection mandate, research guides [see: http://www.sfu.ca/archives/ap_index/research_guides.html]; 2) records management program -- records centre procedures, records retention schedules, model file plan for university records; 3) FOI/POP program -- general and specific notes on various access to information and privacy topics, information on how to make an access request or privacy complaint.
Monday: by appointment
Tuesday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Revised November 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, March 22, 2011; March 30, 2011; November 15, 2015.
Revised by SFU ARMD Archival Technician, May 12, 2020