Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0579

Scope and Contents

The UNR Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee records are composed of correspondence, meeting agendas, and minutes. It also includes minutes from a few of the committee's meetings under its original name: Institutional Animal Care Committee.

Dates

  • 1984-2015

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 University's Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) oversees the university's animal care and use programs, facilities and procedures ensuring the appropriate care, use and humane treatment of animals being used for research, testing and teaching, whether that use is biomedical, basic sciences, or agricultural. IACUC also performs inspections of any areas where animals are housed and used, as well as overseeing mandatory training and educational programs for all who will be involved with any animal use. UNR's Institutional Animal Care Committee became the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee after May 1985.

Extent

1.67 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

The University's Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) oversees the university's animal care and use programs, facilities and procedures ensuring the appropriate care, use and humane treatment of animals being used for research, testing and teaching, whether that use is biomedical, basic sciences, or agricultural. The collection is composed of correspondence, meeting agendas, and minutes. It also includes minutes from a few of the committee's meetings under its original name: Institutional Animal Care Committee.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following series: 1) Correspondence; 2) Agendas and Minute; 3) Institutional Animal Care Committee

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Periodic transfers from the committee in 2014 and 2015.

Related Materials

Office of Laboratory Animal Medical Records: AC 0462

Processing Information

Original call number NUB 15/72 was changed to AC 0579 in December 2014.
Title
Guide to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Records
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
2014 December
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)