Computer and Video Game Archive

The Computer and Video Game Archive (CVGA) acquires, maintains, and makes available an extensive collection of video games, consoles, board games, and more, from the 1970s to today.


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Basement, Room B474

Art, Architecture, and Engineering Library

2281 Bonisteel Blvd

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094

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Computer and Video Game Archive

Get help

Contact us at with questions or to schedule a consultation.

Using our materials

Access to the collection is currently limited. We’ll attempt to meet research or curricular requests for materials over the summer. Contact us with questions or requests at

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Support the archive

We accept donations of games, equipment, game books and related ephemera.

Contact us with a list of materials at and we'll be in touch. We also have items on the library's wish list.