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University of Kansas Governmental Research records

 Record Group
Call Number: RG 36

Overview

Research on governmental affairs at the University of Kansas has been conducted over the years by the Municipal Reference Bureau, the Bureau of Government Research, the Governmental Research Center, the Institute for Social and Environmental Studies, the Center for Public Affairs, the Institute for Economic and Business Research, the Institute for Public Policy and Business Research, the Kansas Center for Community Economic Development, and the Policy Research Institute. This collection includes artificial records, news releases, correspondence, research papers, grant budget materials, surveys, and reports.

Dates

  • 1920 - 2006

Conditions Governing Access

Some series in this record group will require permission from the office of origin before use. Personnel and student records are closed in accordance with applicable law. All requests are subject to review by the Archives staff to determine accessibility.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

52.75 Linear Feet (66 boxes + 1 book, 1 binder, 3 scrapbooks)

Series List

This collection arranged in the following series:

36/1
Municipal Reference Bureau
36/2
Bureau of Governmental Research
36/3
Governmental Research Center
36/4
Institute for Social and Environmental Studies
36/5
Center for Public Affairs
36/6
Institute for Economic Research
36/7
Institute for Public Policy and Business Research. Includes Kansas Center for Community Economic Development records
36/8
Policy Research Institute

Physical Location

RG 36

Additions

The Collection Description was complete as of June 2, 2011.

Related Materials

Photographs for this department may be found at the same record group (RG) number.

Title
Guide to the Records of the University of Kansas
Subtitle
University of Kansas Governmental Research records
Author
Finding aid prepared by jtf, 2006, updated by lmb, 2011; Finding aid encoded by jtf, 2006, 2011
Date
2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in <language encodinganalog="language">English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/5733788436
Preferred citation
University of Kansas governmental research records Collection, University Archives, RG 36, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

Contact:
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