A citation is composed of:
- the name of the archives (in this case, Archives of the University of Ottawa)
- the fonds or collection number and name
- the title of the record or call number
- the date
- the title of the record or other relevant information
Example of a citation: Archives of the University of Ottawa, Fonds 16, Department of History, Investigation into the Professorial Structure of the Department, 1995, box 1470, folder 13, p. 6.