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RIT University Publications collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0375

Scope and Contents

The University Publications collection documents the events, activities, and academics at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). It includes samples of materials published by University Publications and deposited in the RIT Archive Collections. Range of years is undetermined, although materials were consistently deposited from about 2005 to the present. Some older publications, such as course catalogs, can be found dating back to the early 1900's.

Some example of printed materials are sports viewbooks, department promotional brochures, commencement pamphlets, RIT University magazine, NTID Focus, and course catalogs.

Dates

  • circa 2004-2018

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

University Publications department at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) staff of writers, editors, designers, and Web/production specialists have extensive experience in both print and interactive media services. Their services include writing and editing, design, photography, print management, and Web programming. Some of the types of marketing materials they produce are print ads, brochures, posters, annual reports, websites, newletters, invitations and more.

Extent

21 Linear Feet (47 document boxes)

Language

English

Overview

The University Publications collection comprises over 20 linear feet of materials created by the department for Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) and National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID). Some examples of printed materials are sports viewbooks, department brochures, commencement pamphlets, RIT University magazine, NTID focus, course catalogs.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by department or subject and material type, and then chronologically.

Physical Location

C.S. South, Shelves 643-647, 651-653

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection has been donated over many years by the University Publications department at Rochester Insitute of Technology (RIT). Periodically in any given year, new materials will be added. Accession number(s): 2007:34, 2007:62, 2008:03, 2008:54, 2009:53, 2009:70, 2012:05, 2014:019, 2019:011

Accruals

Materials are regularly added to this collection.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in January 2012.
Title
University Publications collection
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Jody Sidlauskas
Date
26 January 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA
(585) 475-4613