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Biology Department

Identifier: BC13-08

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The collection contains departmental correspondence, fliers and pamphlets for departmental events including the greenhouse, faculty lists, and the Hughes Science Pipeline Project at Barnard College annual reports.

Box 1 contains grade recordbooks from 1969 - 1971, and is restricted. Box 2 contains departmental correspondence, organized chronologically, and files containing information about departmental events, organized chronologically. Box 3 contains annual reports from the Hughes Science Pipeline Project, from the years 1991 - 2011. Box 4 contains lab manuals from Fall 1980 - BC1101, Spring 1990 - BC1102, Spring 1992 - BC2004, Spring 2000 - BC1002, Spring 2000 - BC2004, Fall 2007- BC1001, Fall 2007 - BC2003, Spring 2010 - BC1002, and Spring 2010 BC1503.


  • Creation: 1965 - 2012


Box 1 of this collection is restricted, per the Archive's policy, as it contains confidential student information. Select items in folders in Box 2 are restricted, and are indicated by a note on the folder and separeted to the back of the folder.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard Archives and Special Collections. The Barnard Archives and Special Collections approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Reproductions Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.


2.58 Linear Feet (3 document boxes, 1 banker box)




This collection consists of materials from the Barnard College Biology department.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is arranged topically and chronologically.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Acquisistion Information

Transferred from the Biology Department.


Additions are expected.

Processing History

The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Dinah Handel, July 2015. An accural was processed by Olivia Newsome in March 2024.

Guide to the Biology Department Collection
Dinah Handel and Olivia Newsome
© 2015 and 2024
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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