CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Alt Ref NoMSU 485, MSU 629
TitleUniversity of Aberdeen Library Committee papers
Date1862 - 1996
Extent29 volumes and 5 archive boxes: 3 linear metres
Creator NameUniversity of Aberdeen Library Committee (1862 - 1999)
Administrative HistorySundry Ordinances regulating and affecting the custody and management of the libraries were made by Commissioners under the Universities (Scotland) Act, 1858 and the University (Scotland) Act, 1889 and by the University Court under the Universities (Scotland) Acts, 1858 to 1932. Ordinance no. 407 (1962) ordained that there was to be a Library Committee composed of members of the University Court and Senate, charged with the superintendence of all libraries belonging to the University. The Committee presented an annual report to Senate for transmission to Court. The Committee was formally abolished in 1999, after falling into disuse.
SourceTransferred by the Library Committee.
DescriptionUniversity of Aberdeen Library Committee minutes: 1862 - 1995
University of Aberdeen Library Committee - Books Sub-Committee minutes: 1939 - 1964
University of Aberdeen Library Committee reports: 1873 - 1996
Access StatusOpen
Related MaterialUniversity of Aberdeen Library Committee reports from 1911 - 1931 are also included in the The Library Bulletin which is available in the Reading Room. Copies of the 1952 - 1994 reports are also available.
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