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Department of Geology Records

Identifier: UA 33

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

This collection includes newsletters, fliers, and reports from the Department of Geology at the College of William & Mary.


  • Creation: 1967- ongoing


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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

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 2008.28 was transferred from the Department of Geology via Carol Roe on 2/29/2008.

Processing Information:

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
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository