North Carolina State University Libraries, Information Technology Department Records 1970s-2000

Creator
North Carolina State University. Libraries. Information Technology Department
Size
1 linear foot
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
UA 012.040

These files contain records, 1970s-2000, pertaining to the activities and administration of the NCSU Libraries Information Technology Department. Included are reports and memos relating to the Libraries' development and use of information technology and files relating to the Libraries' implementation of a bibliographic management system using software from Data Research Associates (DRA).

The North Carolina State University Libraries' Information Technology Department ensures the smooth integration and maintenance of emerging services and delivery of information technology to a diverse constituency. Whether it is system architecture and desktop replacement cycles, or streamlined technical services and digital libraries, Systems strives to make things better and easier for staff and patrons through the use of new technologies.

Biographical/historical note

The North Carolina State University Libraries' Information Technology Department ensures the smooth integration and maintenance of emerging services and delivery of information technology to a diverse constituency. Whether it is system architecture and desktop replacement cycles, or streamlined technical services and digital libraries, Systems strives to make things better and easier for staff and patrons through the use of new technologies.

Scope/content

These files contain records, 1970s-2000, pertaining to the activities and administration of the NCSU Libraries Information Technology Department. Included are reports and memos relating to the Libraries' development and use of information technology and files relating to the Libraries' implementation of a bibliographic management system using software from Data Research Associates (DRA).

Physical description

2 archival boxes

Arrangement

The files are arranged roughly chronologically.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University Libraries, Information Technology Department Records, UA 012.040, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred from the NCSU Libraries Information Technology Dept.

Processing information

Processed by Linda Sellars, 2008 September

Encoded by Linda Sellars, 2008 September

Chronological Files 1970s
Box 1, Folder 1
Chronological Files 1970s
Box 1, Folder 2
Chronological Files 1980s
Box 1, Folder 3
Chronological Files 1990s
Box 1, Folder 4
System Documentation Standards 1979
Box 1, Folder 5
CIRCUS, Online Circulation System 1979
Box 1, Folder 6
DRA Implementation Update 1992
Box 1, Folder 7
DRA Implementation Update 1993 January-June
Box 1, Folder 8
DRA Implementation Update 1993 July-December
Box 1, Folder 9
DRA Implementation Update 1994
Box 1, Folder 10
DRA Implementation 1993-1994
Box 1, Folder 11
DRA Implementation 1990-1993
Box 1, Folder 12
Isenhour, John L. - correspondence 2000
Box 2, Folder 1

Access to the collection

This collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

For more information contact us via mail, phone, or our web form.

Mailing address:
Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

Phone: (919) 515-2273

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University Libraries, Information Technology Department Records, UA 012.040, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.