Published Research using Archive Resources

SFU Archives supports personal and academic research in a wide range of fields. The following list is a sample of works that reference material in the Archives' research holdings. For details on archival fonds consulted for a specific research publication, please contact the Reference Archivist at or 778-782-3805.

Books and Theses

Bates, Barbara. Pioneering of the Simon Fraser University Daycare: The Early Years 1965-1974. 2019. Simon Fraser University, PhD dissertation.

Grau, Christoph. Die Psychiatrie in China: Von der späten Kaiser- bis zum Ende der Republikzeit (1898-1949). 2013. Free University Berlin, MA thesis.

Johnston, Hugh. Radical Campus: Making Simon Fraser University. Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre, 2005.

Jones, Hilary, et al. Remembering SFU on the Occasion of its 50th Birthday. Ed. Maurice Gibbons. Burnaby, Simon Fraser University Retirees Association, 2016.

McCutcheon, Doug. A History of Beekeeping in British Columbia from 1950 to 2000. Vancouver, BC Honey Producers' Association, 2013.

Merchant, V.E. A Charter Student at SFU. Vernon, self-published, 2020.

Mitchell, David J. W.A.C. Bennett and the Rise of British Columbia. Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre, 2005

Pleshakov, Jo. Thorley Park to Brock House: From Family Home to Heritage Landmark, 1912-2012. Vancouver, Brock House Society, 2012.

Reimers, Mia. "BC at its Most Sparkling, Colourful Best": Post-war Province Building through Centennial Celebrations. 2007. University of Victoria, PhD thesis. 

Rossi, Dino. Mountaintop Mayhem: Simon Fraser University, 1965-1971. 2003. Simon Fraser University, MA thesis.

Sethna, Cristabelle and Steve Hewitt. Just Watch Us: RCMP Surveillance of the Women's Liberation Movement in Cold War Canada. Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2018.

Sia, Rosanne. Making and Defending Intimate Spaces: White Waitresses Policed in Vancouver's Chinatown Cafes. 2010. University of British Columbia, MA thesis.

Stouck, David. Arthur Erickson: An Architect's Life. Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre, 2010.

van Haaften-Schick, Lauren, et al. Seth Seigelaub: "Better Read Than Dead", Writings and Interviews, 1964-2013. London, Koenig Books, 2020.

Wells, Karin. The Abortion Caravan: When Women Shut Down Government in the Battle for the Right to Choose. Toronto, Second Story Press, 2020.


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