Biology Department Records
Scope and Contents
Records of the Biology Department include department and academic committee minutes, transcripts (pre-FERPA), subject files, financial information and course information.
- Created: 1940-2014
- Other: Majority of material found in 1977-1994
Conditions Governing Access
Documents in this record group are closed 20 years from the date of their creation. Permission to view confidential portions of a file may be granted upon request and approval.Minutes of executive committee sessions or Faculty Personnel Committee are closed for 15 years after the creation of the record. Personnel-related files are closed until 25 years after the death of the subject. Trustee records are closed until 50 years after the date of the creation of the record. Permission to view confidential portions of a file may be granted upon request and approval.
Conditions Governing Use
Duplication may be restricted. Quotation from archival records requires permission of Wheaton College.
2.4 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged by box with folder level control.
Physical Access Requirements
Archival records must be utilized in the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Source of Acquisition
- Biology Department Records
- Buswell Library Special Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Roman Script