Aboriginal research resources

Inter-disciplinary sources and information relating to Indigenous Studies and Native-newcomer relations at the University of Saskatchewan.

A Doukhobor Song of Days

Virtual exhibit documenting the history of the Doukhobor community in Saskatchewan.

All frocked up

Digital exhibition about the history of female and male impersonation performed as entertainment in Saskatchewan.


Images collection related to gender impersonation acts in music halls and vaudeville.

At Work

Historical images of labour in 20th century Saskatchewan.

Avro Arrow

The Avro Arrow digital exhibit details the history of the Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow program.

Balfour W. Currie: The Second International Polar Year

This digital exhibition showcases the work of Balfour W. Currie and Frank T. Davies during the Second International Polar Year (1932-1933).

Building the University of Saskatchewan

History of the construction and use of the buildings on of the University of Saskatchewan campus.

Canadian Literature

Digital showcase of the Ralph Gustafson, Paul Hiebert, Irving Layton, Al Purdy, and Anne Szumalski collections.

Combined Virtues

Saskatchewan's Ukrainian Legacy

Courtney Milne Collection

Searchable collection of nearly 500,000 digitized images created by photographer Courtney Milne.

Deo et Patriae

Events in the history of the University of Saskatchewan

Documenting Saskatchewan

Material from the University of Saskatchewan's Special Collections about the history of Saskatchewan.

Frederic Harrison Edmunds: The Canadian landscape

Photographs of geological formations used as teaching aids by Dr. F.H. Edmunds, the first professior of geology at the University of Saskatchewan.

From the Athabasca to the Mackenzie Delta: A journey on Canada's inland waterways

This exhibit documents the journey that Emrys Jones made from Waterways, Alberta to Aklavik, Northwest Territories in the summer of 1928.

Golden Cockerel Press: 1920-1959

Showcase of books from the Golden Cockerel Press from the University of Saskatchewan Library collection.

Hans Gruen postcard collection

Japanese postcards collected by Dr. Hans Gruen, professor emeritus of biology at the University of Saskatchewan.

Hans S. Dommasch: Canada north of 60

Hans Dommasch's public lecture and slide presentation on his travels in northern Canada presented in a digital exhibition.

Herstory: An exhibition

Art, poems, essays, short biographies and photographs of Canadian women who appeared in 'Herstory: The Canadian women's calendar' (1974-1995)

Howdy McPhail aerial photographs

Aerial photographs of the Canadian prairies taken by Howdy McPhail from the 1950's to early 1960's.

I've been to England: The Overseas Education League

Materials documenting Ruth Hood's travel to England and France in 1937 with the Overseas Education League.

I-Portal: Indigenous studies portal

The I-Portal contains full-text electronic resources with a primary focus is on Indigenous peoples of Canada and a secondary focus on Indigenous peoples of the United States, Austr...

John Reeves: Portrait of the woman

An exhibit of images by photographer John Reeves, which are held in the University Archives and Special Collections, University of Saskatchewan.

Main Street, Saskatchewan

Images of Saskatchewan communities with an emphasis on main streets and early buildings.

Marine invertebrate larvae: A study in morphological diversity

A small selection of digitized images from the T.C. Lacalli fonds held by the University Archives and Special Collections, University of Saskatchewan.

Medicare: A people's issue

Virtual exhibition documenting the history of medicare in Saskatchewan.

Northern research portal

Published and archival resources relating to northern studies.

Northwest Resistance

Materials related to the 1885 Northwest Resistance held by University Archives and Special Collections.

Our Legacy

Material relating to First Nations, Metis, and Inuit peoples held in Saskatchewan cultural and heritage collections.


Information related to the Canadian health promotion corporation (1973-1998).

Passions Uncovered: Gay, lesbian and transgender pulps

Selected book covers from gay, lesbian and transgender-themed vintage paperbacks from the Neil Richards Collection of Gender and Sexual Diversity.

Persuasion: Print advertising and advocacy on the prairies

Print advertising produced by or directed at prairie Canadians.

Pitirim A. Sorokin collection

Digitized materials from the Pitirim A. Sorokin Collection. Sorokin was a Russian émigré, world-renowned sociologist, and founder of the Department of Sociology at Harvard Universi...

Postcard views of Indigenous peoples

A selection of digitized postcards depicting Indigneous people and communities. This project is drawn from the large collection of early western Canadian postcards held by Universi...

Postcard views of Southeast Saskatchewan

Souvenir images from Saskatchewan's southeast corner. This project is drawn from the large collection of early Western Canadian postcards held by the University Archives and Specia...

Postcard views of the Qu'Appelle Valley

Souvenir images depicting communities in Saskatchewan's picturesque Qu'Appelle Valley, drawn from the large collection of early western Canadian postcards developed by the Universi...

Pottery Collection Website

We invite you to take a look at our latest online exhibit, highlighting some of the Saskatchewan-made pottery held by the University of Saskatchewan Archives and Special Collection...


In honour of our veterans and those serving in the armed forces, the University of Saskatchewan Archives and Special Collections has put together a small exhibit on the ground and ...

Richard St. Barbe Baker: Man of the Trees

This website provides access to digitized copies of several portions of the St. Barbe Baker fonds and Christopher Chapman fonds.

Robert Newton Hurley: Skypainter

Works by Robert Newton Hurley, a painter who specialized in Saskatchewan landscapes.

Rosen veterinary medicine history

The Rosen veterinary medicine history collection highlights from the history of animal health and veterinary medicine, and the history of the profession in Great Britain and North ...

Saskatchewan's 1944 CCF Election

Documents the 1944 Saskatchewan provincial election that brought Canada's first social democratic government to power.

Saskatchewan and the visual arts

Archival materials related to the development of the visual arts in the province of Saskatchewan and the lives and work of individual artists.

Saskatchewan in the two world wars

Saskatchewan's role in and experience of the two world wars depicted through photographic and textual archival material.

Saskatchewan presents: An exhibition of theatre and drama

Materials documenting the history of theatre and drama in the province of Saskatchewan.

Saskatchewan resources for sexual and gender diversity

Books, journals and manuscripts on sexual diversity and queer history in Saskatchewan.

Saskatoon Light Infantry

A searchable database of the Second World War diaries of the Saskatoon Light Infantry.

Sask History Online

A collaborative digital project to provide the most diverse resource about Saskatchewan history and culture available online. The digital collection includes over 100,000 records f...

Scattered Leaves: The Otto Ege medieval manuscript collection

Digital exhibit showcasing the Ege manuscripts created in 2005 in conjunction with a symposium about the manuscript collection.

Student yearbooks online

Digitized copies of University of Saskatchewan yearbooks from 1912-1969.

The changing face of the Saskatchewan prairie

Images of Saskatchewan grain elevators held by the University Archives and Special Collections, University of Saskatchewan.

The Great War

Archival and printed resources about the First World War, digitized from the University Archives and Special Collections, at the University of Saskatchewan.

The image of a country: Canada's flag debate

An exhibition detailing the 1965 adoption of the Canadian maple leaf flag.

The Murray Adaskin collection

Murray Adaskin was Head of the Music Department and composer-in-residence at the University of Saskatchewan. This collection includes sheet music and photographs.

The Saskatchewan landscape

A testament to the beauty and diversity of the province of Saskatchewan depicted by writers and artists.

The Sheaf Online

Digitized copies of the USask student newspaper The Sheaf for the years 1912-1994.

The Student Experience

Digital exhibition about student governance, athletics, protest, and academics at the University of Saskatchewan.

University of Saskatchewan Pottery Collection

Photographs and information about pottery created at the University of Saskatchewan.

USSR in Construction

Explores the Soviet photographic propaganda journal "USSR in Construction".

Walter Murray: The Lengthened Shadow

Examines the life and career of Dr. Walter C. Murray, the first President of the University of Saskatchewan.

Wish you were here

Over 4500 postcards from archives throughout Saskatchewan.