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University archives


The University archives contain the institutional records of the University of Bath selected for permanent preservation because of their lasting historical value. They include:

  • Minutes of continuing central committees e.g. Senate, Council, Court, Executive Committee, Quality Assurance Committee, Audit Committee, University Research Committee, etc.
  • Minutes of discontinued central committees e.g. Vice-Chancellor's Advisory Committee, Policy Board, Academic Studies Committee, etc.
  • Minutes of some departmental/faculty committees e.g. Boards of Studies.
  • University publications e.g. prospectuses, annual reports, financial statements, Topics, Insider, etc.
  • Press cuttings and press releases.
  • Examination papers.
  • Degree ceremony brochures.
  • Student newspapers and magazines.
  • Campus planning and development documents.

Not all the material in this collection may yet be available for consultation.

If you would like to access the University archives or if you hold material you think should be added to the University archives, please contact the University Archivist:

Lizzie Richmond
The Library
University of Bath
Claverton Down
Bath BA2 7AY

E-mail: E.Richmond@bath.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 383464 (internal ext. 3464)

Aerial view of university for Archives Pages