About this Site
ArchivesSpace is a database used by the Wellesley College Archives to provide access to descriptions of materials available to researchers in the archives reading room. Some materials are not listed in this database. If you are having trouble finding materials please contact archives staff.
The archives are open to all; Wellesley College affiliation is not required. Appointments are required to access materials in our reading room. Materials in the Wellesley College Archives cannot be checked out. Some materials are stored offsite and require 72 hours for retrieval. The staff will help you identify materials that can be used in the archives reading room.
Appointments are required to visit the archives. You may book an appointment by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The reading room is open fromopen hours: Monday through Thursday 10-12 and 1-4:30.
The Wellesley College Archives is located in Clapp Library rRoom 407. Free parking is available on campus.
Email email@example.com or phone (781) 283-3745
A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology
From the Society of American Archivists, 2005