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Fall 2023 Reading Room Procedures
(Last Updated: September 5, 2023)
We welcome members of the University of Toronto community, visiting scholars, and the general public.
The Archives Reading Room is open
9am-4:45pm, Tuesday to Friday.
The Reading Room is closed on Mondays
If you would like to make an appointment to ensure your material is available upon your arrival, you can do so by contacting us at
University of Toronto Archives & Records Management Services (UTARMS)
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New article co-authored by UTARMS' archivist
“Knowledge Lost, Knowledge Gained: The Implications of Migrating to Online Archival Descriptive Systems"
University Archivist featured on Between the Pillars
Watch it at:
NEW: Oral History Collection on Student Activism
Happy 194th Birthday U of T!
Watch promotional U of T films introduced by Archives staff
Researching Kurdish archival collections: The Omar Sheikhmous Collection of Kurdish Research and the Amir Hassanpour fonds
Collecting Community Experience Project
Participate in the project today!
NEW: Working from Home - Records Management Guidelines
Tips to help you keep up your good RM practices while you're away from the office
CANCELLED - U of T through the Ages: An Exhibition in Celebration of U of T's 193rd Birthday
New exhibit: Fauna in the Fonds
On display in the Archives Reading Room
New Records Management Training Resources for Staff and Faculty
An introduction to the University’s records management program