The collection of the Division of Research Documentation of IMOC PAS consists of source materials, as well as descriptive, photographic and technical documentation. This documentation is a result of research activity conducted by the employees of the Institute participating in Polish field work in the Mediterranean Sea Basin at the following sites:
Tell Atrib 1957-1963, 1968-1969, 1979-1995
Deir el-Bahari 1961/1962-1992
Saqqara 1987, 1996-2007
Nea Paphos 1965-1993
Former Soviet Union
Descriptive documentation consists of materials from excavations: diaries, reports for archaeological institutions of the countries where excavations are conducted, field and item inventories, artefact records, copies of excavation reports for publications of the Institute (Études et Travaux), press releases, descriptions of negatives and others.
Photographic documentation consists of: black-and-white negatives, photographs and negatives of architectural plans and drawings, big and small black-and-white contact prints, big and small colour contact prints, slides and excavation photograph catalogue.
Technical documentation consists of: architectural plans, framed and non-framed, carbon paper drawings and whiteprints.