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Department of Independent Study Programs posters

 Collection — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5583

Scope and Contents

Contains posters created by the Brigham Young University Department of Independent Study outlining the calendar of events associated with education at the university. Posters date from between 2010 and 2014.


  • 2010-2014


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 Independent Study Programs posters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Administrative History

Brigham Young University Independent Study (1979-) is a department at Brigham Young University.

The Department of Independent Study Programs was established in 1979. It was previously known as Home Study. Independent Study is under the supervision of a director who reports directly to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education. The directors of the department are as follows: Orson B. Roper (1981-1982), Richard C. Eddy (1982-1985), Ralph A. Rowley (1985-1994), R. Dwight Laws (1994-2009), and Justin K. Johansen (2009- ).

Through its Independent Study program, BYU offers more than 300 college-level credit courses, providing practical and convenient solutions for students with scheduling problems and for working students, armed forces personnel, and others who cannot take all their classes in residence.


1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.)




Arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

Transferred by Independent Study in installments in 2011 and 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Independent Study; 2011.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred; Independent Study; 2014.


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

Processing Information

Processed; Elizabeth West; August 2011.

Processing Information

Processed; Hannah Waddel; September 2014.

Register of the Department of Independent Study Programs posters
Elizabeth West
2011 September 1
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.

Revision Statements

  • 2013 October 2: Revised for DACS compliance by Sarah Flinders.

Repository Details

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

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US