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University of London School of Advanced Study

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0096 UoL/SAS
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: University of London School of Advanced Study
Date(s): 1989-1997
Level of description: Sub-fonds of the University of London Archive
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Extent: 7 folders and 7 publications
Name of creator(s): University of London | School of Advanced Study
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Administrative/Biographical history:

The School of Advanced Study was established within the University of London in 1994, bringing together the specialized scholarship and resources of several prestigious research institutes to offer academic opportunities, facilities and stimulation across and between a wide range of subject fields in the humanities and social sciences. Since 1994, the composition of the School has changed as some of the original institutes have amalgamated and some newer ones have been founded. As of 2007, the following 10 institutes are members: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies; Institute of Historical Research; Institute of Classical Studies; Institute of Commonwealth Studies; Institute of English Studies; Institute of Romance Studies; Institute of Musical Research; Institute of Philosophy; Institute for the Study of the Americas; Warburg Institute.


Scope and content/abstract:

Council for the University of London Institutes for Advanced Study Meeting Papers (CULIAS) meeting papers including minutes, agenda and supporting paperwork; administrative papers including correspondence, memos, file and meeting notes and guides and course programmes for School of Advanced Study Institutes.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

1. Meeting Papers for the Council for the University of London Institutes for Advanced Study (CULIAS). 2. Administrative Papers. 3. Guides and Course Programmes.

Conditions governing access:

Open for research although access may be restricted by the Data Protection Act or Freedom of Information Act. Please see archivist for details. 24 hours notice required.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies may be made subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Special Collections Reading Room staff who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Finding aids:

Catalogued online and a handlist is available in the Special Collections reading room. A pdf is attached to the description.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

University of London

Allied Materials

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Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
2006-08-24, 2011-03-10

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