North Carolina State University, Office of Public Affairs Records 1948-2001

Creator
North Carolina State University. Office of Public Affairs
Size
130.5 linear feet
Location

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

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

Call number
UA 014.001

The North Carolina State University, Office of Public Affairs Records contain annual reports, budget data, committee information, correspondence, news releases (bound volumes), newspaper clippings, photographs, publications, radio scripts, and scrapbooks. Topics covered include presidential visits, athletics, women at North Carolina State University, commencements, the Wolfpack Club, the Watauga Medal, and the University Centennial. Materials range in date from 1948 to 2001.

The North Carolina State University Office of Public Affairs (also known as University Communications) operates to help the University "accomplish its mission by building sound relationships with the university's constituencies and public groups." Public Affairs consists of three main divisions: Communication Services, News Services, and Web Communications. Until 1994 the office was known as University Relations. The Office of Public Affairs was formerly known as the Office of University Relations, the Office of Foundations and Development, the Office of University Relations, and the Office of Development.

Biographical/historical note

The Office of Public Affairs (also known as University Communications) operates to help the University "accomplish its mission by building sound relationships with the university's constituencies and public groups." Public Affairs consists of three main divisions: Communication Services, News Services, and Web Communications. Until 1994 the office was known as University Relations.

Scope/content

The North Carolina State University, Office of Public Affairs Records contain annual reports, budget data, committee information, correspondence, news releases (bound volumes), news releases about students, newspaper clippings, photographs, publications, radio scripts and scrapbooks.

Physical description

85 cartons, 1 archival storage box, 2 oversize flat boxes, 1 flat file folder

Arrangement

This collection has not yet received full archival processing.

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, Office of Public Affairs Records, UA 014.001, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

  • North Carolina State University Public Affairs Record Group, UA 014

Source of acquisition

Items transferred from the North Carolina State University Public Affairs. Consult Departmental Accessions file for detailed information.

Processing information

Processed by: Jaime Margalotti and Hermann Trojanowski; machine-readable finding aid created by: Russell S. Koonts; Finding aid updated by Cathy Dorin-Black, 2013 January.

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, Office of Public Affairs Records, UA 014.001, 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.