Archival Mission


The Archives Reading Room

The mission of the College Archives is to collect, preserve, retain, and provide access to the college records and information of permanent historical value.

In carrying out its mission, the College Archives:
  1. preserves records that document and provide evidence of the College′s activities, events, and the people associated with the College; 
  2. selects for permanent preservation, accessions, arranges, describes, and preserves records transferred to its custody; 
  3. maintains a manuscripts collection for papers that are not created in the official execution of the purpose of the College, but which are related to the College in some way; and 
  4. answers questions, and, following approved guidelines and federal laws, makes material available to authorized users.