Shakespeare performance
OU graduation ceremony
Filming of an OU Programme

The OU Digital Archive (OUDA) contains Open University study materials and items relating to the history of the University. A small selection of materials is available to view online. The site also contains a larger catalogue of materials that are currently not available to view by everyone due to copyright restrictions. OU staff sign-in for full access.

Online Archive Materials

Browse our selection of publically available archive materials

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Visit our online exhibitions to explore archive materials on a particular theme

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Contact the team

For help, information and advice regarding the OU Digital Archive contact the University Archive team:

You can also refer to the FAQs on Using digital archive content