History of Science Program records
Scope and Contents
These records include administrative program files, correspondence, photographs, notes, research, prospectus, curricular, student projects, programming and outreach.
Dates of Materials
- 1949 - 2004
- Smith College History of Science Program (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Materials in the Smith College Archives are open for use, with the following exceptions: "Office Files," files of records created for the use of the administrative unit that created them, are closed to research for a period of 10 years following their creation.Student academic records, student disciplinary records, and all records containing FERPA-covered student information are closed during the lifetime of the student. Student records created 100 years or more ago are assumed to be about deceased students.
Conditions Governing Use
Smith College retains copyright of materials created as part of its business operations; however, copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For instances which may regard materials in the collection not created by Smith College, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.
Biographical / Historical
The History of Science program was conceived in the 1960s as a Four-College program and, later, a Five-College program. It included a visiting professor program, seminars and shared courses.
1.083 linear feet (1 container)
Language of Materials
The History of Science program was conceived in the 1960s as a Four-College program and, later, a Five-College program.These records include administrative program files, correspondence, photographs, notes, research, prospectus,curricular, student projects, programming and outreach.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These papers were transfered to the College Archives by the History of Science program in 2009.
- Finding aid to History of Science Program records
- Minimum Finding Aid (Completed)
- Ellice Yasner Amanna
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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