Welcome to CAIS

CAIS provides postgraduate and undergraduate level and short courses in Archives, Records Management, Information Compliance, Digital Preservation and Family and Local History. We welcome applications from prospective students wishing to gain a professional qualification: PhD, Masters, Diploma and Certificate in this area, from those interested in taking short courses for continuing professional development and from those who wish to study at an introductory level. 


Celebrating Dundee's Great and Good

Celebrating Dundee’s Great and Good Dundee is to celebrate the achievements of the City’s people. Chosen by members of the public, the first ten individuals to be celebrated on nine bronze plaques was recently announced. The University of Dundee has strong connections with those who are featured. We are delighted the Archive holds collections relating to many of those who will be commemorated in Discovery Walk, whi...

Summer season at the D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum

The D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum will be re-opening for the summer season on Friday 5 June, and will be open every Friday afternoon (2 – 4.30pm) until 4 September. Come along to see D’Arcy Thompson’s amazing collection of animals from around the world along with models, charts and stunning artworks inspired by D’Arcy’s ideas and collections. Some unusual specimens have been added to the di...