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Poster Collection (University of California, Irvine)
AS.050  
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Related Collections

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Title: University of California, Irvine, poster collection
    Creator: University of California, Irvine
    Identifier/Call Number: AS.050
    Physical Description: 17 Linear Feet (31 oversize folders) and 0.4 unprocessed linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1965-2011
    Abstract: The collection comprises over 1,800 color and black and white posters created by various administrative offices, academic departments, and organizations on the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus from the 1960s to the present. The posters advertise programs and events held on campus and provide information on course offerings as well as academic and student support services.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Copyrights are generally retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the UC Regents do not hold the copyright. For information on use, copyright, and attribution, please visit: http://special.lib.uci.edu/using/publishing.html

    Preferred Citation

    University of California, Irvine, poster collection. AS-050. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired periodically from various campus sources.

    Accruals

    Additional materials are expected.

    Processing History

    Processed by Mariko Takemoto in 1999. Processing completed by Ellen Cruz in 2001. Finding aid produced by Carrie Lee in 2001. Additions and revisions made by Cyndi Shein in 2007.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises over 1,800 color and black and white posters created by various administrative offices, academic departments, and organizations on the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus from the 1960s to the present. The posters advertise programs and events held on campus and provide information on course offerings as well as academic and student support services. The major academic units represented include the Schools of the Arts, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Physical Sciences, Social Ecology, and Social Sciences.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged alphabetically by the subject of the poster, or by the originating campus unit. Within each folder the posters are organized by year, with undated posters on top.
    The collection also contains two unprocessed additions: Accession 2014.040. Unprocessed addition, 2014, 1967-1990. 0.4 linear feet Accession 2017.003. Chancellor's Distinguished Fellows series and Bill Maher event unprocessed addition, 1997-2007. 0.1 linear feet

    Related Collections

    Many of the posters were removed from the records of their office of origin and added to this collection. Contextual information can be found in the corresponding archival collections, vertical files, and campus publications.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Posters -- 20th century.
    Posters -- 21st century.
    University of California, Irvine. School of Biological Sciences -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine. School of the Arts -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine. School of Social Sciences -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine -- Poster collections
    University of California, Irvine. School of Social Ecology -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine. School of Physical Sciences -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine. School of Humanities -- Posters
    University of California, Irvine. School of Engineering -- Posters