Guide to the David C. Weber Papers SC0459

Daniel Hartwig & Presley Hubschmitt
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
October 2010
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064


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Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: David C. Weber Papers
Creator: Weber, David C.
Identifier/Call Number: SC0459
Physical Description: 7.5 Linear Feet
Date (inclusive): circa 1960s-2010s
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Information about Access

Materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

[identification of item] David C. Weber Papers (SC0459). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

David C. Weber, who joined the Stanford University Libraries in 1961, was director of the library from 1969 to 1990.

Description of the Collection

The first series "Papers" contains correspondence, manuscripts, and articles for the October 1969 issue of LIBRARY TRENDS, edited by Weber, on university library buildings; also includes floor plans and photographs to be used as illustrations. The second series "Additional Papers" consists of correspondence, journal article reprints, and other publications related to Weber's research and interest in libraries. It also includes some ephemeral materials from his time at Stanford University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of David C. Weber.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Libraries, University and college.
Weber, David C.

box 1

Papers 1969


Additional Papers Accession ARCH-2020-036

Box 1, Folder 1

Writings by Weber

Box 1, Folder 2

Writings by Weber

Box 1, Folder 3

Papers, Proposals, and Drafts

Box 1, Folder 4

Papers, Proposals, and Drafts

Box 1, Folder 5

Papers, Proposals, and Drafts

Box 1, Folder 6

Meeting Minutes and Notes

Box 1, Folder 7

Notes by Weber

Box 1, Folder 8

Programs and Exhibits

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence and Cards

Box 1, Folder 10

News Clippings

Box 1, Folder 11


Box 1, Folder 12


Box 2

Dedication of Green Library

Box 2

Farewell Letters to Weber

Box 2

Farewell Messages to Weber

Box 3

Journal / Newsletter Reprints

Box 4

Books by David C. Weber

Box 5

Books not by David C. Weber