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Guide to the Environmental Health and Safety Publications, University of California, Irvine
PS-058  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Researchers
  • Historical Background
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Related Collections
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Environmental Health and Safety publications, University of California, Irvine
    Date: 1966-2000,
    Date (bulk): bulk 1974-1996
    Collection Number: PS-058
    Creator: University of California, Irvine. Environmental Health and Safety Office.
    Extent: 2.0 linear feet (2 box)
    Languages: The collection is in English.
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: This collection comprises publications of the University of California, Irvine, Environmental Health and Safety Office. Included are announcements, newsletters, brochures, fliers, manuals, and reports.

    Important Information for Researchers

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights and copyright reside with the University of California. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.

    Preferred Citation

    Environmental Health and Safety Publications, University of California, Irvine. PS-058. 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 Environmental Health and Safety.

    Accruals

    Accruals are expected.

    Processing History

    Processed by Audrey Pearson, 2007.

    Historical Background

    The Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) Office was founded in 1963 as the Health and Safety Office. It was renamed Environmental Health and Safety in 1965. EH&S is responsible for ensuring the overall safety of the campus, including clean-up and removal of hazardous waste, fire safety, food safety, disaster preparedness, occupational health, and ergonomics and health inspections. The director of EH&S has authority to negotiate and execute environmental, health, and safety permits and licenses, as well as general compliance certifications. The office reports to the UCI Vice Chancellor for Administrative and Business Services.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection comprises publications of the University of California, Irvine, Environmental Health and Safety Office. Included are announcements, newsletters, brochures, fliers, manuals, and reports.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged alphabetically by format. Some titles are shelved separately in Special Collections and Archives and described individually in UCI's online catalog ANTPAC.

    Related Collections

    Administrative records of Environmental Health and Safety can be found in the following collection:
    • Central Records Unit records. AS-004. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    University of California, Irvine. Environmental Health and Safety Office.
    University of California, Irvine -- Archives.
    Industrial safety -- California -- Irvine -- Archives.
    Environmental health -- California -- Irvine -- Archives.

    Genres and Formats of Materials

    Manuals (handbooks) -- California -- Orange County -- Irvine -- 20th century.