Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center Archival Program

Teaching with Us

The Polar Archives offers instructors access to rare primary source materials, knowledgeable curators, and expert staff who can help create hands-on, active learning experiences for students at all stages of their academic careers.

Teach with us to share these unique and rare materials with students at the Ohio State University and beyond.

For high school geared lesson plans involving polar exploration primary source material, please see our Cold Cases: Lessons in Historical Skills and Methods.

Contact us at to discuss scheduling.