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Mujeres Collection

Identifier: BC37-33

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection consists of a certificate awarded to Mujeres by the Barnard Office of Student Life, a Mujeres Club scrapbook, and archived versions of Mujeres' Facebook page and website. The Barnard BOLD certificate was awarded to Mujeres in recognition of the work that they have done to build community at Barnard.


  • Creation: 2016 - 2023



This collection has no restrictions.

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.

Reproduction Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.

Historical Background

Mujeres is an organization that supports the leadership and development of Latina women and allies at Barnard College and Columbia University. Mujeres was founded in 1997 to support the leadership of Latinas at Columbia University. In 2016, Mujeres received the Barnard BOLD Award recognizing their commitment to community at Barnard.


0.50 Linear Feet (1 certificate, 1 scrapbook, and 2 archived websites)




This collection consists of the records of Mujeres, an organization of support and leadership for Latinas at Barnard College.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged in the order in which it was received.

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

Acquisition Information

Gift of Gabriela Flamenco, 2016.
Permission to crawl and capture website and Facebook page granted by Vivianne Reynoso, 2016.
Initial crawl of website and Facebook page captured in March, 2016.


Additions are expected. Web crawls of the Mujeres public website and Facebook page began in March, 2016 and will be conducted on a continuing basis.

Related Collections

Related materials can be found in BC12.1: Mortarboard, BC 12.3: The Barnard Bulletin, and BC 17: Photographs. A selection of photographs from BC 17 have been digitized and are available online through our Digital Collections, Further related materials may be found through the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Archive-It account,, including archived versions of websites not included in finding aids.

Processing History

This collection was processed and the finding aid written by Charlotte Kostelic in April 2016.

Guide to the Mujeres Collection
Under Revision
Charlotte Kostelic and Olivia Newsome
© 2016 and 2023
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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