|Columbia University Archives|
At a Glance
Materials consist of biographical, faculty, historical, subject and chornological files maintained by this office, speeches of University Presidents, Columbia in the News publications, and materials generated by Fred Knuble, Director of Public Information from 1969 to his death in 1998.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.
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.
This collection has no restrictions.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. 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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Office of Public Affairs Records; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University in the City of New York.
This collection contains the research files of the Office of Public Affairs. For the full photograph collection, see the Office of Public Affairs photograph collection (UA#0109). For press releases organized by date, see the Office of Public Affairs press release collection (UA#0133).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--2004.042, 2002.054, 1999.001, 2005.017, 2001.011, 2012-2013-M156.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative. Series I and II processed by Joanna Rios from February to June 2022.
2022-06-27 Processed record inventories published (JR)