Columbia University Archives

RBML Office Files, 1917-2016

Series VI. Security, 1947-2006

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This series consists of records related to Rare Book and Manuscript Library security and theft incidents. The series also includes the records of the Collections Security Committee, which consists of meeting minutes, reports, surveys, policies and guidelines created in the process of writing a Collections Security Policy.

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