The Archives

Accessing the UOW Archives

The University Archives is located on the ground floor of the Wollongong Main Library (building 16)

Archives staff are available 9am - 5pm weekdays, by appointment only (closed weekends and public holidays).

Research enquiries
Before contacting the Archives please refer to these guides to help you search our collections.

Due to the large number of requests received, priority assistance will be given to UOW staff and students and external enquiries will be followed up as staff time permits.

Accessing archival material
To request access to specific material:

  1. If available, take note of the Archives accession number (e.g. C48 - World War 1)
  2. Contact Archives staff in advance to request access
  3. We'll arrange a suitable time with you to view the material in our reading room.

Restricted access
Some collections may have access restrictions placed upon them. Archives staff will assist you in obtaining the necessary permissions for access. Please allow extra time for this process to be undertaken.


Last reviewed: 29 May, 2017