Harold B. Lee Library administrative records
Scope and Contents
Contains the administrative files of the Harold B. Lee Library's director. Included is information on assessment, budgeting, strategic planning, fundraising, committees, library technology use, policies and procedures, the Visiting Scholar program, and consortial involvement by the library. Also includes H. Julene Butler's research files on the history of the Harold B. Lee Library and her personal files documenting her career in the library. The materials are on two M-dics. Disc 1 contains all of the files except for the email. Also includes H. Julene Butler's files on strategic planning for the library, housed in a carton. Dated 1997 to 2011, with bulk dated 2003.
- Harold B. Lee Library (creator, Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Harold B. Lee Library administrative records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
The Harold B. Lee Library (1973- ) is the library on the campus of Brigham Young University, and is responsible for providing students and the community with valuable resources for research, media projects, and personal use.
The Harold B. Lee Library was aligned with Media Services under the Assistant Academic Vice President of Brigham Young University in 1973. In that same year, the J. Reuben Clark, Jr., Library was renamed the Harold B. Lee Library. Internally, the Harold B. Lee Library is managed by the library director, who is aided by an associate university librarian and assistant university librarians, who oversee divisions of the library. Donald K. Nelson continued as Library Director from 1973 to 1980; Sterling J. Albrecht served as director from 1980 to 2002; Randy J. Olsen served as director from 2002 to 2009, and Julene Butler served as library director from 2010 to 2013. Jennifer Pastenbaugh became library director in March 2013. The library building was expanded in 1976 and 2000 and continues to provide students and faculty access to scholarly materials.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
1 carton (1 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Arranged in twenty-six series: 1. Harold B. Lee Library files on assessment, 2003-2012. 2. Harold B. Lee Library files on budget and resource planning, 2003-2012. 3. Harold B. Lee Library files on building and space issues, 2004-2013. 4. Harold B. Lee Library files on the Consortium of Church Libraries and Archives, 2003-2013. 5. Harold B. Lee Library files on fundraising, 2010-2013. 6. Harold B. Lee Library director's email, 2003-2013. 7. Harold B. Lee Library files on the the annual fall meeting, 2005-2011. 8. Harold B. Lee Library files on the Greater Western Library Alliance, 2011. 9. Harold B. Lee Library files on the Honor Code, 2006. 10. Harold B. Lee Library files on information literacy and learning outcomes, 2006-2012. 11. H. Julene Butler personal files, approximately 1999-2013. 12. Harold B. Lee Library files on committees, 2003-2012. 13. Harold B. Lee Library files on library events, exhibits and art, 2007-2012. 14. Harold B. Lee Library history files, 2007-2013. 15. Harold B. Lee Library files on organizational structure, 2004-2010. 16. Harold B. Lee Library files on the master's of library science degree, 2008. 17. Harold B. Lee Library personnel files, 2002-2013. 18. Harold B. Lee Library policies, 2004-2013. 19. Harold B. Lee Library promotion files, 2010. 20. Harold B. Lee Library files on scholarly communication, 2009-2012. 21. Harold B. Lee Library strategic planning files, 2006-2011. 22. Harold B. Lee Library files on technology, 2003-2012. 23. Harold B. Lee Library files on business travel, 2006-2012. 24. Harold B. Lee Library files on the Utah Academic Library Consortium, 2005-2011. 25. Harold B. Lee Library Visiting Scholar program files, 2009-2012. 26. H. Julene Butler papers on Harold B. Lee Library strategic planning, 1997-2011.
Records were transferred to the University Archives by the Library Adminstrative Offices in April 2013.
Papers were donated to the University Archives by H. Julene Butler in May 2014.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred; Library Administrative Offices; April 2013.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; H. Julene Butler; May 2014.
Office files (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).
File size: 2056 computer files in 269 folders (4.79 gigabytes).
Carton 2 is missing
Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; April 2013.
Processed; Hannah Waddel; May 2014.
- Register of Harold B. Lee Library administrative records
- J. Gordon Daines III
- 2013 April 18
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
- 2014 May 8: Revised; Hannah Waddel.