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Donations & Transfers

If you are interested in donating materials, please contact the Archives at 645-2916, or via email at

If you are transferring a large volume of records, the Archives staff will first examine the records onsite.

Donations are considered gifts to the Archives, and donors will be asked to sign a deed of gift document acknowledging transfer of ownership to the Archives.

  • Faculty Papers

    Faculty papers complement departmental holdings and reflect the teaching, research, and service missions of the university.

  • University Records

    The primary mission of the University Archives is to preserve the history of the University at Buffalo.

  • Alumni and Community Members

    The University Archives welcomes donations of materials that document the history and evolution of the University from administrators, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and the general public.