The Archives of the University of Pretoria serves as the memory bank of the institution. It preserves and maintains access to records from all sectors of the University, as well as associated institutions and communities. It strives to reflect the spirit of the University and to support the University’s teaching, research and community service mission.
As a preservation and information organization, it provides users (staff, students and bone fide researchers) with both documentary and photographic material. It assists the various sectors with research material for university publications and exhibitions.