This collection comprises over 400 audio and video cassettes collected by the University of California, Irvine, Office of
University Communications that document university events that received local and national attention, including the opening
of the Reeve-Irvine Research Center, campus awards, significant faculty accomplishments, and the UC Irvine Medical Center
fertility study. Additionally, the collection documents staff training, event footage, and press conferences.
The Office of University Communications serves as the public affairs office for the University of California, Irvine. According
to the university's Administrative Policies and Procedures, the Office of University Communications "leads efforts to promote
UC Irvine’s mission, priorities, and values; raise awareness of its achievements, accomplishments, and cultural events; and
increase the involvement and support of its internal and external communities through regular communications to target audiences.
Through partnerships with campus units designed to maximize University resources, University Communications manages an integrated
strategic communications effort [.]"
13.0 linear feet
Property rights and some copyrights reside with the University of California. For permissions to reproduce or to publish,
please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
The collection is open for research. Access to archival originals is restricted; users must use viewing copies. Please contact
the Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access.