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Purdue University career manuals

 Collection — Box: 1 Box
Identifier: UA 64

Scope and Contents

The Purdue University career manuals (1970, 1972, 0.45 cubic feet) documents student resources in academic departments, administrative services, and campus organizations. The manuals place particular focus on admissions and campus living, opportunities for students within their programs, and perspectives on the skills and career possibilities for students in particular fields. Though the manuals were compiled in 1970 and 1972, publication dates of the documents themselves range from 1959-1972. This collection would be useful for researchers studying either a) perspectives of program administrators on what would or should be valuable information for incoming students, or b) campus life and student experiences during the years under consideration. Materials include manuals, booklets.

Dates

  • 1970-1972
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/06/2012

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Purdue University

Extent

1.00 flat_box

1.00 flat_box

Abstract

Manuals and booklets documenting resources for students in various academic departments and administrative services.

Arrangement Note

The collection consists of two career manual binders, arranged by campus department. Sections designated for academic schools contain multiple manuals pertaining to various fields or majors. Purdue University Career Manual, 1970 Admission -- Housing -- Finances -- Science -- Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education -- Agriculture -- Engineering -- Veterinary Science and Medicine -- Pharmacy -- Home Economics -- Industrial Management -- Technology -- Teacher Training -- Educational Opportunities for Women -- Counseling Services -- Placement Services -- Religious Foundations -- Cultural OpportunitiesĀ  -- Miscellaneous Purdue University Career Manual, 1972 Admission -- Housing -- Finances -- Science -- Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education -- Agriculture -- Engineering -- Veterinary Science and Medicine -- Pharmacy -- Home Economics -- Industrial Management -- Technology -- Teacher Training -- Educational Opportunities for Women -- Counseling Services -- Placement Services -- Religious Foundations -- Cultural OpportunitiesĀ  -- Miscellaneous

Source of Acquisition

JoAnn Brown

Existence and Location of Originals

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Title
Purdue University career manuals
Date
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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