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Augustana College academic papers and theses

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 240
The Augustana College academic papers and theses, 1877-2018 and undated, contains academic papers, master's theses, sermons, speeches, undergraduate papers submitted for academic credit, prize winning papers, and proceedings of the annual Celebration of Learning.

Note: Papers and theses of Augustana faculty and alumni are included in this collection only in those cases where no separate manuscript collection has been established for them.

Student and faculty work created from 2014 to the present can be found in Augustana College's digital repository, Augustana Digital Commons, and digitalcommons.augustana.edu.

Dates

  • 1877-2018 and undated

Conditions Governing Access

Materials in Series VIII closed to researchers 80 years from the date of creation.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from Augustana College Special Collections and the copyright holder.

Extent

20.25 Linear Feet (/ 35 boxes)

Overview

The Augustana College academic papers and theses, 1877-2018 and undated, was assembled by Special Collections staff for the purpose of keeping academic and scholarly works by Augustana faculty and students together. The collection contains academic papers, master's theses, sermons, speeches, undergraduate papers submitted for academic credit, prize winning papers, and proceedings of the annual Celebration of Learning.

Historical Note

This collection was assembled by Special Collections staff for the purpose of keeping academic and scholarly works by Augustana faculty and students together.

Arrangement

Most series and subseries are arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by author's name. In general, the order amongst the series is chronological. One exception is the papers from the Master of Arts degree in Regional Studies (Series II, subseries 2); these papers are arranged alphabetically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Most papers received from their authors.

Accruals

Special Collections continues to add materials to Series VI: Celebration of Learning on a regular basis. Special Collections stopped adding student and faculty work to this collection in 2014. Current student and faculty work can be found in Augustana's digital repository, Augustana Digital Commons, at digitalcommons.augustana.edu.

Processing Information

Processed by Emily Hughes Dominick, 2007. Updated by Kelsey O'Connell, 2010, Leslie Nellis, 2011, Julia G. Westblade, 2011, 2012, 2013, and Atticus Garrison, December 2015.
Title
Augustana College academic papers and theses, 1877-2018 and undated.
Status
completed
Author
Atticus Garrison
Date
December 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Augustana College Special Collections Repository

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