Administrative Research Support
The Harvard University Archives provides research support to University administrative staff who need access to information in administrative records held by the University Archives. Please contact the Archives staff at archives_referenceharvard [dot] edu or 617-495-2461.
Archives staff can provide research advice and assistance to administrative staff working on departmental and institutional policies, departmental histories, special events, anniversaries and exhibitions.
University registrars and departmental administrators requiring access to student records should contact the Archives staff at archives_referenceharvard [dot] edu.
For access to administrative records stored in Records Center accounts, please contact Records Management Services at archives_rmsharvard [dot] edu.
Archives staff is available 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. Reading room hours are 11 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.
Selected resources for historical administrative research: