Guide to the Duke Student Government Reference Collection, 1993-[ongoing]

Collection Overview

The Duke Student Government Reference Collection contains files of clippings, articles, printouts, publications, and other materials about student participation in univerity administration through Duke Student Government. Topics include alcohol, elections, off-campus housing, proposals and resolutions, and presidents and officers. This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.

Descriptive Summary

University Archives, Duke University
Duke University. University Archives
Duke Student Government Reference collection 1993-[ongoing]
Language of Material
0.5 Linear Feet, 250 Items
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Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Collection is open for research.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Box 1
Clippings, 1998-
Box 1
Elections, 2001-
Box 1
History, 1993-
Box 1
Box 1
Newsletter: The DSG Agenda, 1996-1997
Box 1
Printed Matters: Off-Campus Housing Guide, 1997
Box 1
Presidents and Officers, 1993
Box 1
Box 1
Box 1

Historical Note

The Duke Student Government (DSG) replaced the existing student government Associated Students of Duke University (ASDU), in 1993 under a new organization in which the legislative and executive branches were consolidated.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Associated Students of Duke University Records, 1965-1993. (University Archives, Duke University.)
  • Duke Student Government Records, 1983-2003. (University Archives, Duke University.)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Duke Student Government Reference Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


The Duke Student Government Reference Collection was compiled from various sources by University Archives staff for reference and research.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff, February 2007

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, November 2007

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.