The MBL Community Archives is a community-generated collection of photographs, video reminiscences, and science memorabilia. We're building MBL's digital family album! Contributed items and stories will become a part of this History of the Marine Biological Laboratory website. Online exhibits from these contributions and other archival materials will be created and curated by science historians and archivists.

First person stories

Listen to recollections of the MBL from the people who have experienced this unique community.

About the Community Archives Project

The MBL Community Archives Project is a collaboration between MBL, Arizona State University, the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and Dartmouth College.

  • Co-Directors: Michael Dietrich, Dartmouth College; Laura Lovett, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Matt Person, MBLWHOI Library
  • Project Manager: Kate MacCord, Arizona State University
  • Historians: Hannah Barg, Grace Foster: Mt. Holyoke College; Florian Huber, Lijing Jiang, Erick Peirson: Arizona State University