Department of Geology Records
Scope and Contents
This collection includes newsletters, fliers, and reports from the Department of Geology at the College of William & Mary.
- Creation: 1967- ongoing
- Dept. of Geology (Organization)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
The collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Conditions Governing Use:
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Biographical / Historical
The Geology Department is housed in McGlothlin-Street Hall on the historic Old Campus of the College of William & Mary. The departmental space includes a large classroom dedicated to upper-level lectures, introductory laboratories, and departmental seminars. There are three teaching laboratories for upper level courses and a dedicated computer lab with an array of networked Macs, PCs, and ample printing facilities.
0.20 Linear Feet
Acc. 2008.28 was transferred from the Department of Geology via Carol Roe on 2/29/2008.
Box and folder list compiled by Kelsey Kavanaugh in April 2009.
- Guide to the Department of Geology Records
- Eileen O'Toole, SCRC staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note