Research Services

We can help with your research needs


The MOA stewards collections, associated grey literature, and an extensive library of archaeological resources from across southern Ontario.

A qualified researcher will undertake academic research on the MOA collections. This service is dependent on staff availability.

Non-commercial: $30/hour.
Commercial: $40/hour

Object photography

MOA staff will professionally photograph collections objects.

Non-commercial (Personal or research use): $15/item.
Commercial/Publication: $60/item

Photograph reproduction

Reproduction of high quality digital images.

Non-commercial use: $15/image.
Commercial or publication use: $60/image

Digital document reproduction

Reproduction of materials under MOA copyright.

Non-commercial use: $0.25/page.
Commercial or publication use: $2/page

Use of copyright images

Use of MOA copyright image. We request acknowledgement of copyright for the MOA and photographer.

Non-commercial (personal or research use, including theses/dissertation and academic journals): free.
Commercial publication: $25/image.

Fees contribute to costs of staff time, equipment maintenance, and digital storage. For more information on how we can help with your research needs, please contact:

Dr. Heather Hatch, Collections Manager
(519) 850-2565