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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

College of Information Science and Technology records

Identifier: UR-04-010
Abstract The records of the College of Information Science and Technology (iSchool or IST) contain documentation of various aspects of the college which include accreditation, administrative activities, curriculum development, grants, university, faculty, and student governance, publications, media and public relations, and strategic planning. The materials date from 1892-2004, with the bulk of the records from the 1950s through the 2000s. Materials are largely in paper format comprising annual...
Dates: 1892-2007; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2002

Evening College records

Identifier: UR-04-002
Overview The Drexel Evening College was founded in 1891, as the Department of Lectures and Evening Classes within the Drexel Institute of Art, Science and Industry, and held its first classes in 1892. A program of study geared towards working adults, it offered courses in drawing, decorative painting, modeling, woodcarving, stained glass, mathematics, bookkeeping, stenography and typewriting, chemistry, physics, shop work in wood and iron, cookery, dressmaking, millinery, physical culture,...
Dates: 1921 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1988

Marion Spencer Fay Papers

Identifier: WM-036

Marion Spencer Fay (1898-1990) served as dean and president of the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania from 1943 to 1963 and promoted the recruitment of, education for, and recognition of women physicians. This collection includes the texts of many of Dr. Fay's speeches as well as a selection of professional and administrative papers from her time as dean and president of the Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania.

Dates: 1925 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1946 - 1975

Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital Alumni Association records

Identifier: HU.OS-148-153

Hahnemann Alumni Association records including by-laws, lists of presidents, chairmen, and alumni members, board minutes, awards, and class songs, publications, class anniversary books, homecoming weekend materials, alumni newsletters, Hahnemann University magazine, and other similar alumni publications.

Dates: 1884-2005; Majority of material found in 1930-1990

Library records

Identifier: UR-05-002
Overview The Library records contains documentation of the Drexel University Library from its creation in 1891 to 2003. Drexel University Library has been housed in three different buildings; the Main Building (1891-1958), the Korman Center (1959-1982) and W.W. Hagerty Library (1983-2010). The library was also responsible for running the library school until 1962, with the exception of the years 1914 to 1922 when the library school was suspended. The documents in this collection constitute a record...
Dates: 1891-2013

Microcomputing Program records

Identifier: UR-03-006
Overview This collection contains materials that document the early developments of Drexel's implementation of the microcomputer program. The program was important because Drexel became the nation's first university to require all undergraduates to have personal access to a microcomputer for use in all of their coursework. The materials span 1977-1985, with the bulk of the materials from 1983-1985. A large portion of the collection consists of working papers published by individuals involved with the...
Dates: 1977-1985; Majority of material found within 1983 - 1985

Special Libraries Association. Philadelphia Chapter records

Identifier: MC-00-003
Abstract The Philadelphia Chapter of the Special Libraries Association was founded in 1919 as a local library organization, the Special Libraries Council of Philadelphia and Vicinity, to promote the collection, organization, and dissemination of information to executives, research directors, and employees of industrial firms. In 1933 the Council affiliated with the Special Libraries Association, an international professional association for librarians and information professionals working in...
Dates: 1919-2012