Archive studies and records management research and education

The University of Liverpool has provided a unique and specialised environment for archival education for over 60 years

Based in the School of Histories, Languages and Cultures, LUCAS' committed and experienced academic staff ensure the highest quality teaching for students, an active research agenda and a strong international profile.

LUCAS 16th Annual Lecture 2015: "Putting archives in the frame", by Alan Crookham of the National Gallery

The LUCAS Annual Lecture will be held this year on Tuesday, 16 December, commencing at 5.15pm in Lecture Room 1, Ground Floor, 9 Abercromby Square (Department of History), University of Liverpool Campus. Read more about the lecture at this link. The lecture will be followed by a Christmas reception with wine and festive nibbles. The event is free of charge but please use this link to book a place so that we have a record of numbers for catering purposes.

Courses and programmes

We provide a Masters Degree in Archives and Records Management and undergraduate distance learning programmes.

Our programmes include:

Archived letters

Become a member

Keep up-to-date with current issues, get professional guidance and access reduced rates on training events by becoming a LUCAS member.