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Department of French and Italian records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1366

Scope and Contents

This collection cContains information pertaining to faculty members of the Department of French and Italian. Included are department memos, correspondence, and personal faculty information.


  • 1960-2002


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 Department of French and Italian records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

The Department of French and Italian at Brigham Young University has more than 1,500 students enrolled every semester, and is one of the largest of its kind in North America. The Department offers a wide range of courses from beginning language courses to graduate seminars in literature, culture, pedagogy and linguistics. The young and dynamic Department faculty are recognized nationally and internationally, and are able to provide an exceptional liberal arts training that sharpens communicative, analytical and interpretive skills that will be beneficial to students with whatever career they decide to choose in the future. The various academic programs in the Department of French and Italian lead to the Bachelors in French and Italian studies as well as the Masters of Arts in French studies. The Department also offers Study Abroad programs, a Language House, and Internship programs, illustrating a clear conviction that language fluency and cultural understanding can often be better acquired out of the classroom.


6 boxes (3 linear ft.)

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Custodial History

These items were donated to Special Collections in 2007.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; 2007.


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

Register of Department of French and Italian records
Garrett Schroath
2011 December 7
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Script of description
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Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US