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Guide to the Friends of the San Diego State University Library Records
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Arrangement of Materials:
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Friends of the San Diego State University Library Records
    Dates: 1963-
    Identification: MS-0336
    Creator: Friends of the San Diego State University Library
    Physical Description: 8.75 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Historical Note:

    The Friends of San Diego State University's Library were organized in l963 as an unincorporated organization, whose purpose is to promote the love of fine books and book collecting, issue publications at intervals, enhance the distinction and prestige of San Diego State University through enrichment of its library, and promote and encourage original research.
    The Friends are highly supportive of Special Collections by way of obtaining materials for its collections, and sponsor luncheons, lecture series, and other activities.

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    San Diego State University. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
    San Diego State University. Library. Friends -- Archives

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Organizational Records

    Topical Term:

    Friends of the library -- California -- San Diego -- History -- Sources

    Administrative Information


    1994, 1995

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Friends of the San Diego State University Library Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Arrangement of Materials:

    I. Organizational
    II. Membership
    III. Correspondence
    IV. Public Relations
    V. Collections
    VI. Gifts
    VII. Minutes
    VIII. Activities/Events/Programs
    IX. Publications
    X. Financial

    Scope and Contents

    The collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings, collection and gift information, activity and event information, publications, and financial statistics.