Fonds - University of Winnipeg Library fonds

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University of Winnipeg Library fonds

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  • 1938 - ? (Collection)
    University of Winnipeg Library

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2.59 m of textual records
42 photographs
2 contact sheets
30 negatives
8 disks
1 audio cassette
1 VHS video cassette
1 plaque

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Custodial history

The records in the University of Winnipeg Library fonds were created by various library staff members and subsequently donated to the University of Winnipeg Archives.

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The records in the University of Winnipeg Library fonds contain:
• administrative records of the United College and University of Winnipeg Library, including those of the library's committees that served the Senate and the Board of Regents
• letters of thanks from the Chief Librarian to donors to the University of Winnipeg Library's acquisitions’ collection
• correspondence related to the changes to the National Library of Canada's online database
• drawings of the mezzanines in the library, possibly created by students as part of a class project
• correspondence regarding the library’s proposal for housing and cataloguing playwrights’ work, published or unpublished, into the Library's Rare Book Room
• the Stimpson Science Fiction Collection Inventory, prepared by The University of Winnipeg Library
• records related to the Library and Policy and Planning Group including policies and the Library Mission Statement
• manuals for the University of Winnipeg Library’s automated periodicals systems and resources for professional development
• correspondence related to the donation of books to the University of Winnipeg library records related to Archives Day 1983 and records related to the storage of library materials off- site
• University of Winnipeg telephone directory from 1999/2000 and a memorandum about Emergency Procedures agreed upon by the Library Policy & Planning Group
• contacts sheets and 30 negatives related to the library ceremony for the unveiling of the Rutherford Plaque
• records related to a library review survey and Library Board/Committee agendas and minutes
• Collective Agreement for 1995-1997 between the Board of Regents of the University of Winnipeg and the University of Winnipeg Faculty Association
• histories of Manitoba College, Wesley College and United College and material dealing with Copyright and Intellectual Property
• materials related to the Western Canada Pictorial Index; brochures and pamphlets of the University of Winnipeg, administrative records of the Library Board and the Library Policy and Planning Group
• records of the Association of Records Managers and Administrators (ARMA), papers written by Dr. William R. Converse
• correspondence, newspaper clippings and reports by Dr. Marsha P. Hanen and Dr. Constance Rooke
• records related to Library Information Systems, Watfile Data Base Management Software and Quattro Pro
• records related to the Religion and Life Week lecture series
• minutes of the United College Senate and the University of Winnipeg Senate (open and closed), Board of Regents, Library Board and the Faculty Council of Arts and Sciences Library Committee.

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  • English

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Some files are restricted due to the presence of personal information. Please contact the University Archivist for more information on how to access these restricted files.

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Users must abide by copyright legislation. University of Winnipeg retains copyright on this material. University of Winnipeg waives copyright in most instances.

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Description created 20 June 2019 - Tanya Wiegand

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