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Important notice: Clinical (medical) records are closed for 100 years. Please contact Archive Services for more information.

Archive Services at the University of Dundee holds extensive collections of interest to a wide range of researchers. These include:
  • University Collections: relating to the University of Dundee and its predecessors and to the development of further education in the region
  • Ecclesiastical Collections: including the Brechin Diocese of the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Glasite and Sandemanian Churches and the Arbroath Methodist Church
  • Business Records: relating to businesses in the Tayside area in particular to the linen and jute industries and the latterÂ’s connections with India
  • Medical Collections: hospital, asylum and management archives from NHS Tayside, records of the Dundee medical school and related organisations and individuals, and papers of overseas medical missionaries.
  • Local History: records of individuals and organisations in the Tayside area showing
    changes in the economy, society, leisure pursuits, town planning and the built and natural environment
  • Photographic Collections: over 130,000 images. Major collections include those relating to the University, Dundee and the local area, a missionary collection from Palestine and the Michael Peto collection (pre and post-war Britain, the arts, especially the London ballet scene, Cambridge Prospect Theatre Productions, Eastern Europe, Israel and India)
  • Maps and Plans
  • Books: collections of local books and newspapers including many rare items; books relating to Scottish history and to British labour, social and shipping history
Archive Services, University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4HN
tel: +44 (0) 1382 384095email:9562739816
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