University of Melbourne Archives hold the records of numerous University departments and faculties, including minutes of committees, correspondence and administrative files.
Researchers should note that the names and structures of departments and schools have changed over time. Collections relating to particular departments, schools or faculties may be located by searching the name of the school, department or the name of the academic discipline. Alternatively, a list can be obtained by using the 'Browse Collections' function in the online catalogue under 'Creator's activity or occupation' and selecting 'University Department' or 'University faculties' from the drop down menu. Information about specific academic schools, departments or faculties may also be contained in the records of individual academics and administrators.
University of Melbourne Office of the Registrar correspondence series is a comprehensive series representing a major proportion of the activities of the University's Central Administration over a century. Researchers can search for Departments, Faculties and Schools by name, as well as the individuals involved. and by year.
More detailed information about the Schools of Medicine and Engineering can be found in their specific subject guides.
The following is a list of the some of the Faculty collections held at UMA, with links to their catalogue records:
- Faculty of Agriculture
- Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
- Faculty of Applied Science
- Faculty of Architecture
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Dental Science
- Faculty of Economics and Commerce
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Music
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Veterinary Science
- Victorian College of the Arts VCA
- University Of Melbourne. Institute Of Applied Economic And Social Research