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University Records Management - University Archives and Special Collections,Cowles Library: Welcome aboard!

Resources and important information regarding non-current University records of historical value.

Why transfer records to the archives?

Promote effective record keeping:  Details of past events, projects, and processes are made easily accessible through online archival finding aids.

Improve access:  Non-current documents can be scanned and emailed directly to your office upon request.

Regain space:  Reduce duplicate copies, visual clutter, and overcrowded file cabinets.

Improve cost-efficiency:  Cut your costs to store, retrieve, and preserve older records.

Reduce risk:  Eliminate the danger of historical records being mismanaged or misplaced.

University Archives Associate

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Katherine Lincoln
Drake University Archives and Special Collections, Cowles Library