ARCHIVES & RARE BOOKS LIBRARY
Subjects covered : The University Archives contains non-current records of the University and its predecessor institutions having permanent historical value and non University materials documenting its activities.
Departments : The University Archives serves reference, research and instructional needs throughout academic and administrative sectors of the University.
GENERAL COLLECTION DESCRIPTION
Location of collection : Archives & Rare Books Library, 808 Carl Blegen Library and in storage at SWORD (Southwest Ohio Regional Depository).
Related collections :
General level of collecting : Comprehensive
SPECIFIC COLLECTION DESCRIPTION
Size : approximately 12,000 linear feet
Time period collected : 1819 -
Level & areas of strength & depth : Collected comprehensively
Languages : English
Geographical areas : University of Cincinnati
Finding aids : Inventories are available in the Archives & Rare Books Library.
Formats : Print, microform, audio tapes, videotapes, films, slides, photographs, architectural drawings, and electronic resources
Materials are acquired through transfer and gift. As part of its designated functions, the University Archives administers the University Records Management Program, a state-mandated program for effective administration, retention, and disposal of University records in accordance with legal requirements. Through this program, historic records of permanent value are transferred from University offices to the Archives & Rare Books Library.
3/28/02 Alice M. Cornell
5/27/05 Kevin Grace
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