University and Community College System of Nevada Newspaper Clipping Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0449

Scope and Contents

The University and Community College System of Nevada, Board of Regents, Newspaper Clipping Collection includes newspaper clippings related to the University of Nevada, Reno and the University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN). The collection is comprised primarily of the "UCCSN Newspaper Clips & Press Releases" packet, a weekly compilation of all the published references to UCCSN institutions, faculty, staff and students identified from the Reno Gazette-Journal, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas Sun, Sparks Tribune, Nevada Appeal (Carson City), Record Courier, Lahontan Valley News, Elko Daily Free Press, Ely Daily Times, Henderson Home News, Humboldt Sun, and the Las Vegas Business Press.

Also included are UCCSN citations from out-of-state newspapers and national educational journals, such as the Chronicle of Higher Education. The packet was prepared as a media tracking service for the UCCSN Board of Regents and was also distributed to UCCSN campus Presidents.

Dates

  • 1905-2000
  • Majority of material found within 1984-2000

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The Board of Regents is responsible for the governance of the institutions comprising the University and Community College System of Nevada. The Board meets regularly and has additional committee meetings. All regular and committee meetings are open to the public.

Extent

18 Linear Feet (18 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The Board of Regents is responsible for the governance of the institutions comprising the University and Community College System of Nevada. The Board meets regularly and has additional committee meetings. All regular and committee meetings are open to the public. The collection consists of newspaper clippings related to the University of Nevada, Reno and the University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN).

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the University and Community College System of Nevada.
Title
Guide to the University and Community College System of Nevada, Board of Regents, Newspaper Clipping Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Bantin
Date
Approximately 2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)