Learn more about how to find and access resources at the Beaton Institute archive at Cape Breton University. As well, learn how to contact staff for assistance or more information.
When quoting or paraphrasing an archival source from any archive, you must provide a full citation to the material. There are four key elements that will be used when citing archival materials:
The Beaton Institute is located in CE-267 (Student, Culture, & Heritage Centre), adjacent to the Cape Breton University Art Gallery and the Mi’kmaq Resource Centre. The Institute is wheelchair accessible, and parking is available with a $1.00 per day charge.
Hours of Operation
(Closed for lunch, 12-1:00 pm)
For help with your research, the Beaton Institute recommends making an appointment by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.