Welcome to the Archives Database

About the Archives Database

Here, you can search and browse descriptions of the holdings of the Trent University Archives. Established in 1969, the Archives holds a unique collection of primary sources that

  • document the history and institutional knowledge of Trent University and its communities
  • document the history of organizations, individuals, and families of the Trent Valley region, including Peterborough and the surrounding counties of Victoria, Haliburton, Hastings, Northumberland and Durham)
  • support the teaching and research focuses of Trent.

Browse a list of all our fonds/collections
Browse a list of the people, families, and organizations that created the records in our holdings

Special Collections (published) material and Trent University theses and dissertations are catalogued in Omni.

Research Support

Visit the Trent University Archives & Special Collections website to explore our research guides, learn how to access our collections, and much more.

Having difficulty searching? Not sure if we have what you're looking for? Don't hesitate to contact us at archives@trentu.ca for research assistance.