Lakehead University Archives

Visiting the Archives

The Lakehead University Archives is located on the 5th floor of the Chancellor Paterson Library, room LI 5001.

During the fall term, the Archives is open by appointment, as well as Tuesdays 1-4, Thursdays 10-12, and Fridays 2-4.

Contact the Archivist, Sara Janes, at for assistance, or book an appointment online.

What's New

Our Digital Collections page is now live! Check it out to see 1000+ images of this region's history, with more added every week.

Our Web Archives Collections are also now live. You can access web material from Lakehead University and from organizations across Northwestern Ontario.

New descriptions are available for the School of Library Technology fonds, the Lakehead Region Conservation Authority fonds, the David Belrose fonds, and the Lands for Life & Living Legacy Trust collection.

Additional Resources

For an overview of the Archives' collections, see the "Archives at Lakehead University" guide.

To learn more about doing archival research in Thunder Bay, see the "Research in Archives (Thunder Bay, Canada, and Around the World)" guide.

Find out how you can donate records to the Archives.

You can learn more about how this database works.

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