Parent Organization: 
University at Buffalo
420 Capen Hall
University at Buffalo
Amherst, NY 14260-1674
Phone: (716) 645-2916
Fax: (716) 645-3714

Contact: Amy Vilz - 716.645.2991 -


The University Archives, established in 1964 by President Clifford C. Furnas, is the repository of the historically valuable records of the State University of New York at Buffalo and its predecessor, the University of Buffalo (1846-1962). The University Archives collects the records of all academic departments at UB, all university and student publications, and pursues the private papers of administrators, faculty members, and other individuals closely associated with the University. Rich historical collections complement the current or past research interests of faculty or document regional organizations and events. The University Archives supports the teaching, research, and service missions of the university by acquiring, organizing and promoting the use of these special archival collections.

University at Buffalo - University Archives is a member of the Western New York Library Resources Council.