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Brian Greene lectures, 1997-2002

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0202
Bib ID 10839077 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Greene, B (Brian), 1963-
Title Brian Greene lectures, 1997-2002
Physical Description 2.5 linear feet (2.5 linear feet 2 record cartons)
Language(s) English .
Access

The RBML cannot provide access to original time-based media material which has not been first been reformatted for preservation. Researchers are welcome to examine archival time-based media items and decide whether they wish to place an order for Audio/Video reformatting. If copyright and/or condition restrictions apply, it may not be possible to digitize a requested item. Please note that A/V reformatting is handled by an outside vendor and typically takes 6-8 weeks.

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by date of lecture.

Description

Summary

This collection comprises 85 VHS tapes of the lectures of Brian Greene, Fall 1997-Spring 2002.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The RBML cannot provide access to original time-based media material which has not been first been reformatted for preservation. Researchers are welcome to examine archival time-based media items and decide whether they wish to place an order for Audio/Video reformatting. If copyright and/or condition restrictions apply, it may not be possible to digitize a requested item. Please note that A/V reformatting is handled by an outside vendor and typically takes 6-8 weeks.

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Brian Greene Lectures; Box and Tape. University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Christina Cary (CC 2015), June 2014.

Finding aid written by Patrick Lawlor, June 2014.

Revision Description

2014-06-24 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Videotapes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Columbia University. Department of Physics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Field theory (Physics) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Geometry, Modern Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greene, B (Brian), 1963- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Quantum field theory Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
String models Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Brian Greene (Ph.D., Oxford University, 1987) is a leading theoretical physicist and string theorist. He has been a professor at Columbia University since 1996. He is chairman of the World Science Festival, which he co-founding it in 2008.