The Museum Committee issued annual reports from 1889. These provided information on collection acquisitions, lectures and outreach work by Museum staff and publications of Museum staff. In the earlier decades of the twentieth century the reports included photographs. The Museum also presented briefer annual reports to the University's Council until 1996.
The series is incomplete. Annual reports are arranged as follows:
- /1 1888/9-1899/1900
- /2 1900/1-1906/7
- /3 1907/8-1914/5
- /4 1915/6-1916/7, 1922/3-1947/8
- loose copies 1956/7-1968/9 [not 1958/9], 1973/4-1976/7, 1996-2002 [22 items]