About University Archives and Special Collections at UMass Boston

The mission of University Archives and Special Collections (UASC) in the Joseph P. Healey Library at the University of Massachusetts Boston is to collect, preserve, and provide access to archival materials of enduring historic value to support the teaching, research, and service of UMass Boston’s diverse community and the general public. UASC is committed to working with, promoting, and assisting community archives in the Greater Boston area through facilitating cross-organization collaboration and access to informational, educational, and practical resources relevant to archival procedures and best practices. To learn more, visit blogs.umb.edu/archives.