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. 


The Glasites and me

I am a third year Humanities student on exchange from Canada and I am currently volunteering at the Dundee University Archive, listing boxes of material created by the Glasites. I was intrigued by the archives after taking a tour for my “History of the Book” class and volunteering these past few months has been an incredible experience for me. I have really enjoyed working with the collections, and a career in arch...

Stars of stage and screen to be celebrated in exhibition and lecture

The University of Dundee this week celebrates the actors, plays and playwrights who have made British theatre among the most vibrant in the world with an exhibition of stage icons and a visit from one of the leading figures in the UK’s arts industry. An exhibition of stunning black and white photographs from the University’s Peto Collection, “And the Winner is…”: Celebrating the best in British T...