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Ua1c2/47 Kentucky Building Photos, Wku Archives Jan 2019

Ua1c2/47 Kentucky Building Photos, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Images of Kentucky Building.


Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives Jul 2018

Ua52/1 Out Of The Box, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about WKU Archives and the records management program.


Ua94/6/2/15 Ross Munro Collection, Wku Archives Jan 2018

Ua94/6/2/15 Ross Munro Collection, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Memoirs written by Ross Munro regarding his time on the WKU Track Team.


Ua12/2/16 Wku Spirit Masters, Wku Archives Jan 2018

Ua12/2/16 Wku Spirit Masters, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about the WKU Spirit Masters .


Ua68/11/2 Philosophy & Religion - Administration, Wku Archives Jun 2016

Ua68/11/2 Philosophy & Religion - Administration, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Administrative records created by and about the department of Philosophy & Religion.


Ua68/11/3 Philosophy & Religion - Student Organizations, Wku Archives Jun 2016

Ua68/11/3 Philosophy & Religion - Student Organizations, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about student organizations in the Philosophy & Religion Department. This includes the Philosophy Club.


Ua68/17/5 Theatre & Dance - Student Organizations, Wku Archives Jun 2016

Ua68/17/5 Theatre & Dance - Student Organizations, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by student organizations associated with the department of Theatre & Dance.


Written In Light: Creating Access To Photographic Collections, Suellyn Lathrop, Nancy Richey Jan 2015

Written In Light: Creating Access To Photographic Collections, Suellyn Lathrop, Nancy Richey

Suellyn Lathrop

The value in photographs is noted “in our culture because they are inexpensive, easy to acquire, and serve as accurate, detailed records of our environment and activities" (Schmidle, 1996). But, many challenges are presented to the archivist and librarian by the discovered or donated collection of photographs because in their abundance and variety, they can surpass all other forms of information housed in institutions. For a university archives, holdings include photographs culled from manuscript collections, from individual photographers and alumni, but the majority come from in-house production. For the librarian, the provenance of the photographs will be as varied as ...


Wku Libraries: Using Pastperfect To Open Hidden Collections, Nancy Richey Dec 2014

Wku Libraries: Using Pastperfect To Open Hidden Collections, Nancy Richey

Nancy Richey

Traditionally, access records for the Department of Special Collections were produced in analog forms which limited their use to in-house researchers. The author chronicles the library/museum decision to purchase, PastPerfect, collection management software and reviews the product from a librarian’s point of view


Wku Libraries: Using Pastperfect To Open Hidden Collections, Nancy Richey Jul 2014

Wku Libraries: Using Pastperfect To Open Hidden Collections, Nancy Richey

DLSC Faculty and Staff Publications

Traditionally, access records for the Department of Special Collections were produced in analog forms which limited their use to in-house researchers.

The author chronicles the library/museum decision to purchase, PastPerfect, collection management software and reviews the product from a librarian’s point of view


Ua68/1/2 Dean Of Potter College Of Arts & Letters - Events, Wku Archives Jan 2014

Ua68/1/2 Dean Of Potter College Of Arts & Letters - Events, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by the Potter College of Arts & Letters Dean, Assistant Deans and Committees regarding events, performances, series, conferences, and lectures sponsored or produced by Potter College for faculty, staff, and students, and for the public.

  • Subseries 1. Cultural Enhancement Committee
  • Subseries 2. Fine Arts Festival
  • Subseries 3. Faculty Lecture Series
  • Subseries 4. Visual & Performing Arts
  • Subseries 5. Kentucky Heritage Project


Ua68/1/3 Potter College Of Arts & Letters - Publications, Wku Archives Jan 2014

Ua68/1/3 Potter College Of Arts & Letters - Publications, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Publications created by the Potter College of Arts & Letters Dean, regarding the administration of Potter College.

Contact was a Potter College newsletter about funding opportunities, including grants, for faculty projects and research in the 1970s.

The Forum was a Potter College newsletter for faculty to share information about professional activities and discuss intellectual items of interest in the 1970s.

Potter College Potpourri was a newsletter for faculty, staff, and students that was available in print and online in the late 1990s. It included recent happenings, a frequently asked questions section, and brief departmental updates.

Arts & Letters is the magazine for ...


Wku Library Special Collections & Wku Archives Genealogy Research, Suellyn Lathrop Sep 2013

Wku Library Special Collections & Wku Archives Genealogy Research, Suellyn Lathrop

Suellyn Lathrop

Research guide to genealogical materials in the WKU Library Special Collections and WKU Archives. Revised 6/2016.


Ua37/31 John Oldham Personal Papers, Wku Archives Jan 2011

Ua37/31 John Oldham Personal Papers, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Records created by and about John Oldham.


Ua68/17/1 Theatre & Dance - Publications, Wku Archives Dec 2010

Ua68/17/1 Theatre & Dance - Publications, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Publications created by the department of Theatre & Dance including theatrical posters and programs, a newsletter, brochures, and more.


Ua68/8/1 History - Publications, Wku Archives Dec 2010

Ua68/8/1 History - Publications, Wku Archives

WKU Archives Collection Inventories

Publications created by and about the History Department.


Ua51/1/5 Wku Libraries Scrapbook 3, Wku Libraries Jan 1993

Ua51/1/5 Wku Libraries Scrapbook 3, Wku Libraries

WKU Archives Records

Scrapbook has been disassembled. Photographs are available in UA1C11.23 WKU Libraries Photograph Collection. Documents housed in UA51.1.5 Dean of Libraries - Events File.


Procedures For The Processing, Cataloging, And Classification Of A Non-Circulating Historical Art Print Collection, Linda Ray Apr 1975

Procedures For The Processing, Cataloging, And Classification Of A Non-Circulating Historical Art Print Collection, Linda Ray

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

In order to establish specific procedures for processing, cataloging and classifying the art print collection at the Kentucky Library, Western Kentucky University, data were gathered from three sources. These were: (1) information on current procedures used in the Kentucky Library, obtained through an interview with Riley Handy, the Kentucky Librarian (2) a search of related literature and (3) a questionnaire survey of other institution having art print collections.

It was found that historically valuable art prints, which are used primarily as documentary resources, need to be carefully processed and stored so as to preserve and protect them from damaging effects ...