UA 117 University Publications
“UA 117 University Publications.” Finding Aids. BGSU University Libraries, 6 Mar. 2018, lib.bgsu.edu/finding_aids/items/show/2723. Accessed 15 Oct. 2019.
|Title||UA 117 University Publications|
|Subject||Brochures, pamphlets, newsletter, reports, flyers and other publications created by Bowling Green State University and its academic and administrative units. Also includes third-party publications that document BGSU, its activities and history..|
|Introduction||This collection of publications (including brochures, flyers, pamphlets, newsletters, reports, etc.) was intentionally gathered to document the history of Bowling Green State University and its various academic colleges, departments and administrative units. It is made up of the "Pamphlet UA" collection (individual items cataloged under pUA local call numbers), and the primary publications of the University (catalogs, commencement programs, telephone directories) which have also been individually cataloged. The publications listed on this page have not yet been added to the catalog as individually cataloged pUA items. This list will be updated as addition items are cataloged.|
Duplication of materials in this collection is permitted for the purposes of preservation and research. No restrictions exist on the use of this collection. As described in the Visiting Researcher Application Form, researchers using this collection assume full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright.
Periodic additions to this collection are expected indefinitely.
|Series Description||Annual Catalog. 1914-present. Departmental introductions evolve as the departments grow. Faculty and department officers are often listed, sometimes with their areas of specialization. Criteria for courses and topics to be covered are included in the course listings.|
BG News. Since 1920, the student newspaper has recorded changes in programs, activities of student organizations, carried obituaries of faculty, students, and staff, and reflected the tone of student life. An online BG News index is available for most of the run of the newspaper, and a card index at the CAC supplements it. The online edition of the BG News (since November 2000) is also available and separately searchable. Digitized issues of the BG News are also available online.
Key Yearbook. Since 1918, the yearbook has carried photographs of faculty, students, buildings, and activities on campus along with a brief synopsis of special events. Digitized Key yearbooks are available online.
Commencement Programs. 1914-present. Lists all degrees granted to individuals, commencement speakers, etc.
The Monitor. A faculty newsletter published since 1973 and available online since 1997 contains information about faculty, administrative, and classified staff, events, and policies. Digitized copies of the Monitor are available online.
Alumni magazines. Published under various titles since 1942, usually includes longer feature articles about departments, faculty, alumni, programs, buildings, etc.
Student Handbooks. Including particular handbooks geared to women students or freshmen, these handbooks discuss campus living, rules, and organizations.
Directories. Telephone directories and other lists of students and faculty.
Other university publications. Including alumni and department newsletters, campus maps, dedication programs, official policies, correspondence, and financial records.