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Guide to the Libraries Reference collection, 1972-ongoing

Abstract

The Libraries Reference Collection contains files of clippings, memoranda, publications, reports, statistics and other material about the Duke University libraries, their history, administration, staffing, policies, and collections.

Descriptive Summary

Record Group
UA.01.11.0030
Title
Libraries Reference collection
Date
1972-ongoing
Creator
Duke University. University Archives
Extent
0.7 Linear Feet, 700 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

The Libraries Reference Collection contains files of clippings, memoranda, publications, reports, statistics and other material about the Duke University libraries, their history, administration, staffing, policies, and collections. This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.

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

Administration
Anniversaries, 2, 3, &4 Millionth volume
Automation
Brochures, 1963, [1972]
Clippings
Collections
Barchas, 1974-1975
Kanof, 1991
Mazzoni, undated
Departments (Perkins)
Events and exhibits, undated
Faculty Survey Committee Report, 1983
Friends of the Duke University Library, circa 1970
Guides and handbooks, 1931-
Handbook for Bi-Wekly Employees, 1972-
The Henkel Press, 1931-
History
Libraries
Biological and Environmental Sciences
Lilly
Professional schools
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Duke University
General, 1997
Jay B. Hubbell Center, 1981-1982
John Hope Franklin Center, 1995-
John W. Hartman Center, 1995-
Sallie Bingham Center, 2000-
Vesic, 2000
Library cooperation, 1935-
Living History Program, circa 1979-
Perkins Library System: The Staff in Pictures, [1989]
Policies, 1972-
Staff news, 1995-
Statistics, 1934-
Triangle Research Libraries Network (TRLN), 1986-
University Archives, 1960-

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • Duke University Libraries. Records, 1892- (Duke University Archives)

Preferred Citation

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

Provenance

This collection was compiled from a variety of sources by the University Archives for use in reference and research.

Processing Information

Processed by Thomas Harkins, June 2004

Updated by Thomas Harkins, March 2010

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, September 2006

Updtaed by Josh Larkin Rowley, February 2011

Accessions were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.