North Carolina State University Graduate School Publications 1918-2013

Size
10.5 linear feet
Location

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

Call number
UA 115.200

The records include publications created by the Graduate School to highlight graduate opportunities at North Carolina State University from 1918 to 2013. The records include bulletins, brochures, graduate programs, course catalogs, and a CD. Also included are electronic issues of the Graduate School Catalog, 2003-2013.

Graduate instruction was first offered at North Carolina State University in 1893, and the first doctoral degree was conferred in 1926. A Graduate School existed from 1923 to 1931, when it was eliminated with the consolitation of the public universities in North Carolina. In 1958, a graduate dean was re-establised at North Carolina State College. In the ensuing years, the Graduate School has grown steadily and has provided instruction and facilities for advanced study and research in the fields of agriculture and life sciences, design, education, engineering, natural resources, humanities and social sciences, management, physical and mathematical sciences, textiles, and veterinary medicine.

Biographical/historical note

Graduate instruction was first offered at North Carolina State University in 1893, and the first doctoral degree was conferred in 1926. A Graduate School existed from 1923 to 1931, when it was eliminated with the consolitation of the public universities in North Carolina. In 1958, a graduate dean was re-establised at North Carolina State College. In the ensuing years, the Graduate School has grown steadily and has provided instruction and facilities for advanced study and research in the fields of agriculture and life sciences, design, education, engineering, natural resources, humanities and social sciences, management, physical and mathematical sciences, textiles, and veterinary medicine.

As of 2008, the Graduate School was composed of more than 2,500 faculty members. Educated at major universities throughout the world and established both in advanced teaching and research, these scholars guided the University's 6,000 masters and doctoral students from all areas of the United States and many other countries.

Scope/content

The records consist of publications created by the Graduate School to highlight graduate opportunities at North Carolina State University from 1918 to 2013. The records include bulletins, brochures, graduate programs, course catalogs, and a CD. Also included are electronic issues of the Graduate School Catalog, 2003-2013.

Physical description

6 archival boxes, 5 cartons

Arrangement

The collection is organized alphabetically by publication title and chronologically therein.

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 Graduate School Publications, UA 115.200, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred from the Graduate School. Consult the University Archivist for additional information.

Processing information

Processed by Kimberly Cheek, 2008 January; Cate Putirskis, 2008 April

Encoded by Kimberly Cheek, 2008 January

Finding aid updated by Cate Putirskis, Cathy Dorin-Black, and Todd Kosmerick2008-2013

The entire collection, including materials not available online, may be viewed in the Special Collections reading room in D.H. Hill Library.
Bulletins and Brochures, Graduate Programs 1992, 2000-2001
Box 1, Folder 1
Graduate School News 1989-1993
Box 1, Folder 2
Graduate School Notes 1954-1960
Box 1, Folder 3
Graduate Student News 1955-1996
Box 1, Folder 4
ETD Brochure 2003
Box 1, Folder 5
Graduate Opportunities at NC State, CD 2003
Box 1, Folder 6
Summer Research Experiences Brochure 2003
Box 1, Folder 7
Course Catalogs 1918-1935
Carton 7
Course Catalogs 1938-1954
Carton 8
Course Catalog 1953-1954
Box 2, Folder 1
Course Catalog 1954-1955
Box 2, Folder 2
Course Catalog 1955-1956
Box 2, Folder 3
Course Catalog 1956-1958
Box 2, Folder 4
Course Catalog 1958-1960
Box 2, Folder 5
Course Catalog 1960-1962
Box 2, Folder 6
Course Catalog 1962-1964
Box 2, Folder 7
Course Catalog 1964-1966
Box 3, Folder 1
Course Catalog 1966-1968
Box 3, Folder 2
Course Catalog 1978-1980
Box 3, Folder 3
Course Catalog 1980-1982
Box 3, Folder 4
Course Catalog, June 1980 update (2 copies) 1980-1982
Box 3, Folder 5
Course Catalog 1982-1984
Box 3, Folder 6
Course Catalog 1984-1986
Box 4, Folder 1
Course Catalog 1986-1988
Box 4, Folder 2
Course Catalog 1988-1990
Box 4, Folder 3
Course Catalog 1990-1992
Box 4, Folder 4
Course Catalog 1992-1994
Box 4, Folder 5
Course Catalog (duplicate, 1 of 1) 1994
Box 1, Folder 8
Course Catalog (duplicate, 2 of 2) 1994
Box 5, Folder 5
Course Catalog 1995
Box 5, Folder 1
Course Catalog (duplicate, 1 of 2) 1996
Box 5, Folder 2
Course Catalog (duplicate, 2 of 2) 1996
Box 5, Folder 3
Course Catalog 1998
Box 6, Folder 1
Course Catalog 2003-2004
Box 5, Folder 4
Course Catalog Fall 2003
Course Catalog Spring 2004
Course Catalog Spring 2005
Course Catalog Fall 2005
Course Catalog Spring 2006
Course Catalog Fall 2006
Course Catalog Spring 2007
Course Catalog [digital file] July 2011

Researchers may request copies of digital files. The Special Collections Research Center cannot guarantee that all files will open and will not in all cases have software available to read files.

Course Catalog, 2012-2013 [digital file]

Researchers may request copies of digital files. The Special Collections Research Center cannot guarantee that all files will open and will not in all cases have software available to read files.

Course Catalog, 2013-2014 [digital file]

Researchers may request copies of digital files. The Special Collections Research Center cannot guarantee that all files will open and will not in all cases have software available to read files.

Graduate Catalogs 1954-1978
Carton 9
Graduate Catalogs 1978-1992
Carton 10
Graduate Catalogs 1990-2004
Carton 11

Access to the collection

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

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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 Graduate School Publications, UA 115.200, 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.