PSC Library Collection

Title

PSC Library Collection

Creator

Philander Smith College, Library Services

Date

1960-2018

Description

The PSC Library Collection includes documents, policies, photographs and general information related to the history of library services at Philander Smith College. This collection also includes floor plans, maps and planning documents from the construction of M. L. Harris Library and Donald W. Reynolds Library as well as information related to the development of the Philander Smith College Archives and various library services and programs.

Subject

Philander Smith College --library services
Academic libraries
Librarians
M. L. Harris Library and Fine Arts Building
D. W. Reynolds Library and Technology Center

Extent

3 boxes

Is Part Of

Academic Affairs Collection

Table Of Contents

Box 1 (Documents)

General Info

  • PSC Library: A Brief History, March 21, 2013

Correspondence

  • Gracie Carter, 2007

  • eNews Flash (campuswide electronic newsletter), 2007- 2008

Book lists and Special Collections

  • African American Booklists

  • Black Studies Catalog

  • Book donations, 2008 - 2010

Library Organizations

  • Amigos Library Services

  • Arkansas State Library Association

  • HBCU Library Alliance 2005-2006 membership meeting docs

  • HBCU Library Alliance: State of Libraries at HBCU’s, 2005 study

  • HBCU Archives Institute docs, 2001

M. L. Harris Library

  • Floor plans and building facts

  • Biography of Dr. M. L. Harris

Donald W. Reynolds Library

  • Biography of Donald W. Reynolds

  • Building plans and materials

  • Dedication program, March 7, 2003

  • Map and floor plans

Philander Smith College Archives

  • Planning and establishment, 1997-2002

  • Archives Certificates and workshop docs

  • Sign-in sheets

Projects

  • 2014 Senior Class Yearbook Project (Mrs. Joyce Campbell)

Newsletters

  • Knowledge is Freedom, Vol. 1(1 & 2), Fall 2010 - Spring 2011

  • Knowledge is Freedom, Vol. 2(1 & 2), Fall 2011 - Spring 2012

  • Knowledge is Freedom, Vol. 3 (1, 2 & 3), Spring 2017

  • Knowledge is Freedom, Vol. 4, Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

Staff

  • Job descriptions

  • Librarians of Philander Smith College, 1900 - 2017

  • Organizational chart

  • Honoring Teresa Ojezua, Library Director: Program and video (DVD), May 3, 2018

Title III

  • Misc. activity reports, 1999 - 2005

Box 2 (Policies)

  • Archives Policy

  • Archives Appraisal Policy (draft)

  • Misc. user policies (D. W. Reynolds Library)

  • Mission statement and goals

  • D. W. Reynolds Library Handbook, Policies and Procedures (revised, July 2014)

  • Disaster Plan

  • Faculty Library Policy Manual, ca. 2003

  • Library Administration Policy Manual, ca. 2003

  • Student Policy Handbook,    ca. 2003


Box 3 (Photographs)

  • M. L. Harris Library and Fine Arts Building, interior views with students, ca. 1960 (b/w, 8 x 10 & 5 x 7in)

  • M. L. Harris Library Library and Fine Arts Building, exterior views, ca. 1960 (b/w, 8 x 10 & 5 x 7 in)

  • M. L. Harris Library and Fine Arts Building, interior views with students, ca. 1991 (b/w, 3 x 5 & 6 x 4 in)

  • Librarian, June Cullins and student activities, ca. 1960 (b/w, 8 x 10)

  • Moving from M. L. Harris Library to D. W. Reynolds Library, ca. 2002 (color, 6 x 4 in)

See the PSC Buildings Collection for more photographs of campus library facilities from 1900 to the present.

Language

eng

Type

Collection

Identifier

03.LIBR.2018.01

Access Rights

This collection is available for viewing at D. W. Reynolds Library, Archives and Special Collections.

Finding Aid by

L. Stacey

Accession by

L. Stacey

Accession date

2018-01-02

Accession number

03.LIBR.2018.01

Repository

D. W. Reynolds Library, Archives and Special Collections, Philander Smith College.

Storage location

ARC STOR 29C

Social Bookmarking

Collection

Citation

Philander Smith College, Library Services, “PSC Library Collection,” Philander Smith College Digital Archive, accessed August 8, 2022, https://pscdigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/960.