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Collection of football media guides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 785

Scope and Contents

Collection contains football media guides from Brigham Young University (BYU). The guides include season schedules, player rosters, season outlooks, profiles of coaches, players, opposing coaches, and other athletic personnel, lists of BYU lettermen, team win-loss records, tournament results, statistics, and bowl histories. Also includes duplicate copies.


  • 1952-2009


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 25 years (until 2023) after the creation of the records and thereafter open to the public after consultation with the University Archivist and in accordance with the General Restriction Statement of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Collection of football media guides must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The Athletic Media Relations department (1996- ) is responsible for the publicity of Brigham Young University Athletics.

The Athletic Media Relations department at Brigham Young University functions to maintain the Athletics website, write press releases, track game and season statistics, create game programs, and produce associated graphic designs and videos. It was previously named Sports Information until 1996, when it was renamed Athletic Media Relations and integrated into Intercollegiate Athletics.


2 cartons (2 linear ft.)




Collection maintained in original order.

Custodial History

The guides have been collected in University Archives over time. Additional materials found in the University Archives stacks April 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collected; University Archives.

Found; University Archives; April 2014.


University records (University Archives Collecting Policy February 2010).

Related Materials

See also Athletic Media Relations football game-day programs (UA 778).

Processing Information

Processed; Stephanie Laabs; April 2011.

Processed; Sarah Markle; May 2014.
Register of Collection of football media guides
Stephanie Laabs
2011 April 20
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.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States