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Unicode Collection
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This collection primarily consists of meeting notes, reports, minutes, agendas, research material, drafts, correspondence, and other documents highlighting the development and output of the Unicode Standard, a universal character encoding schema, and related internationalization standards by the Unicode Technical Committee.
Unicode is an international encoding standard that allows consistent encoding, representation, and handling of text expressed in many writing systems globally. It is maintained by the Unicode Consortium, which operates the current version.
73.25 Linear Feet (140 manuscript boxes)
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Series 4, Unicode Officers (Boxes 87-91), is closed until 2050. The rest of the collection is open for research, with the exception of the born-digital materials, which are closed until processed. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.