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Faculty of Social Sciences Survey Research Center records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 22-3-326

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains files pertaining to projects, program maintenance, correspondence and reports from the entire center's existence. Project files contain instruments used to perform studies, as well as study results. The extent of the content varies from project to project, with some being quite in depth, and others providing very little information.


  • 1968-1979


Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The bulk of the Faculty of Social Sciences Survey Research Center, 1968-1979, collection is open for research. Box 14 is restricted.


Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Historical Note

The Survey Research Center was created in 1968 as a field research organization that served the University and other scholarly organizations. It was located in the Department of Social Sciences on the Ridge Lea Campus until its closure due to financial difficulties and various other problems in 1979. Please see the Survey Research Center’s history file for more information.


15.5 Linear Feet (14 cartons, 3 manuscript boxes)


This collection contains files pertaining to the Survey Research Center, a field research organization that was located on the Ridge Lea Campus from 1968-1979.


This collection is arranged by project number.

Acquisition Information

No information is available.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Molly Dahl, May 2005.


Finding Aid for the Faculty of Social Sciences Survey Research Center records
Finding aid prepared by Molly Dahl.
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Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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