North Carolina State University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies Records 1974-2003

Creator
North Carolina State University. Division of Multidisciplinary Studies
Size
8 linear feet
Location

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

Call number
UA 120.015
Access to materials

This collection has restricted access. Please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff for more information.

This collection contains annual activity reports, audiocassette tapes, correspondence, courses, memoranda, minutes, publications and reel-to-reel film pertaining to the administration of the Division of Multidisciplinary Studies and the Institute for Environmental Studies. Material includes the Provost’s Forum, which was a formal program discussing education and its quality at North Carolina State University. The collection includes the records of Professor Donald Huisingh and his work in Europe relating to waste management and pollution issues. Also included are the records of Professors A.C. Barefoot and David Adams.

The Division of Multidisciplinary Studies was formerly known as University Studies. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences was formerly known as the School of Liberal Arts and grew out of the School of General Studies and the Basic Division. Sometime after 2000 Multidisciplinary Studies became Interdisciplinary Studies.

Biographical/historical note

The Division of Multidisciplinary Studies was formerly known as University Studies. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences was formerly known as the School of Liberal Arts and grew out of the School of General Studies and the Basic Division. Sometime after 2000 Multidisciplinary Studies became Interdisciplinary Studies.

Scope/content

This collection contains annual activity reports, audiocassette tapes, correspondence, courses, memoranda, minutes, publications and reel-to-reel film pertaining to the administration of the Division of Multidisciplinary Studies and the Institute for Environmental Studies. Material includes the Provost’s Forum, which was a formal program discussing education and its quality at North Carolina State University. The collection includes the records of Professor Donald Huisingh and his work in Europe relating to waste management and pollution issues. Also included are the records of Professors A.C. Barefoot and David Adams.

Physical description

5 cartons, 1 archival box

Arrangement

This collection has not yet undergone full archival processing; materials are arranged in the order received.

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, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies Records, UA 120.015, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred from Division of Multidisciplinary Studies.

Processing information

Processed by Hermann J. Trojanowski completed this inventory, 2002 March 18

Encoded by Steven Mandeville-Gamble, 2006 March 28

University Studies Committee 1974-1976
Carton 2
Environmental Studies Files 1975-1978
Carton 3
Provost's Forum (First Forum, Second Forum, Fourth Series, Fifth Series) - audiotapes and printed proceedings) 1978-1983
Carton 4
Multidisciplinary Studies, Lectures and Seminars 1998
Carton 4
Multidisciplinary Studies, Announcement of Courses 1999-2003
Carton 4
Environmental Studies - Workshops and Student Grants undated
Carton 5
University Studies 1971-1986
Box 6, Folder 1
Public Relations Concentration 1985, 1989
Box 6, Folder 2
Business Organization and Communications Concentration 1984-1986
Box 6, Folder 3
Sports Management Concentration 1989
Box 6, Folder 4
Comparative Literature Concentration 1971-1991
Box 6, Folder 5
Multidisciplinary Studies undated
Carton 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, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies Records, UA 120.015, 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.