Services and Fees


The Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives is open to the public. The staff is available to assist individuals, groups, university faculty, staff and students with research, workshops, and file management.

The Michigan Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA") provides public access to certain public records of public bodies. The Board of Control of Northern Michigan University has established the necessary procedures and guidelines concerning fees, processing requests for records, and administration of the FOIA. To review FOIA procedures and guidelines, follow this link. This does not affect manuscript series and non-university related records.

To make a reference and/or research request, please complete the archives' online request form.

For more information, you may contact the university archivist or call (906)-227-1046.



The Archives can only accept payment in the form of cash or check.

If a patron is out of the country, payment for services can be made via by selecting "Northern Michigan University".


10¢ per page
50¢ per large volume sheet


10¢ per page

Image Digitization

$1.00 per image
$5.00 per image over 8" x "14


$1.00 per disk

VHS Digitization

$10.00 per video

Audio Cassette Digitization

$3.00 per cassette

Reel-to-Reel Film Digitization

$15.00 per reel

One-Time Reproduction for
Commercial Publication


Research Fee

$30 per hour


Requested information cannot be acquired and/or shipped until payment is received. Please make checks payable to Northern Michigan University.

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
1401 Presque Isle Ave.
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: 906-227-1225
Fax: 906-227-1333