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David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 1290

Scope and Contents note

Contains correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports, newsletters, programs, and agendas. These materials pertain to research, activities of the center, and history of the center. Dated from 1965 to 2007.

Dates

  • 1965-2007

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 50 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Restriction Policy. Requests to access restricted materials in the University Archives should be submitted to the University Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies (1982- ) provides international study and service opportunities for students at Brigham Young University.

The center offers six interdisciplinary studies programs: Ancient Near East Studies, Asian Studies, European Studies, International Relations, Latin American Studies, and Middle Eastern Studies/Arabic. The center also holds conferences, seminars, and weekly forums on international issues designed to prepare students for international careers.

Extent

6 cartons (6 linear ft.)

12 boxes (6 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

The collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, annual reports, newsletters, programs, and agendas. These materials pertain to research, activities of the center, and history of the center.

Arrangement

Arranged in four series: 1. David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies minutes and correspondence, 1974-1988. 2. David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies organization files, 1965-1990. 3. David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies department records, 1966-2003. 4. David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies research papers, 1986-1991. 5. David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on International Studies Association, 1990-1995.

The materials have been left in the original order in which they were found. This order appears to be grouped by subject with part of the materials in a chronological and alphabetical order.

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed finding aid is available in the repository.

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA1290.xml

Custodial History

Transferred from Records Management in June 2006.

Transferred from Records Management in October 2008.

Transferred from Records Management in December 2014.

Transferred from Records Management in October 2015.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Records Management; June 2006.

Transferred; Records Management; October 2008.

Transferred; Records Management; December 2014.

Transferred; Records Management; October 2015.

Appraisal

Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).

Related Materials

See also Brigham Young University David M. Kennedy Center Records, 1979-1995 (UA 1297).

See also David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies Culturgrams and other intercultural publications, 1975-1989 (UA 721).

Processing Information

Processed; Annette Steele; August 2006.

Processed; Matthew Leavitt; January 2009.

Processed; Erin Owens; December 2014.

Processed; Erin Owens; January 2016.
Title
Register of David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records
Status
Completed
Author
Matthew Leavitt
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States