The University Archives supports the University’s commitment to engagement by:

  • providing access to its recorded history for all types of researchers
  • inviting members of the community to participate through volunteering
  • highlighting the Archives’ collection through virtual displays and online posts
  • collaborating with other University areas in mounting exhibitions for celebrations and anniversaries.

Volunteer Group

We provide opportunities for individuals with an interest in the University and its history to engage by joining our group of volunteers.

Archival Allsorts

Our blog invites comments and showcases some of the more interesting and unusual items held by the Archives.

SA History Festival

Special Collections and Archives provide a public event each year for the state’s premier history program.

Expert Nation: Universities, War & 1920s-30s Australia

This project is a collaboration between Australia’s six oldest universities and investigates how Australian university graduates with World War One experience contributed to the formation of post-war Australia.