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Dalhousie University Reference Collection
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40 m of textual records
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Records were acquired, collected, and donated to the Dalhousie University Archives from multiple sources. Records retained from University departments and faculties are invariably added to the University Reference Collection.
Scope and content
Collection contains a wide variety of printed materials created by or related to Dalhousie University, including convocation programs; university calendars; faculty, staff, and biographies; faculty and school histories; newspaper clippings; and many other materials related to the university. Materials span from the mid 19th century to the early 21st century.
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The collection is listed physically. Individual files are assigned subject headings to facilitate browsing and searching.
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Restrictions on access
There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
The University Archives is the repository for non-active records created by Dalhousie University's faculties, departments, and administrative offices. These records are organized into into various fonds in the University Archives record group ("UA"). See, in particular, the Board of Governors fonds (UA-1), the President's Office fonds (UA-3), the Senate fonds (UA-5), and the TUNS/DalTech fonds (UA-10). The scope and content of records from faculties and schools vary.
Further accruals are expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of Item], Dalhousie University Reference Collection, MS-1-Ref, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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