This collection consists of materials from the NCAR Information Office. The collection contains press releases, article reprints, research notes, clippings, brochures, films and audio recordings, slides, background materials used by Information Office staff to perform their job functions, planning documents and records documenting the 20th and 25th anniversaries of NCAR, records covering the functions of the Information Office, and several files that detail NCAR research and science.
This collection is arranged in six series, and records are arranged in chronological order in each series, except where otherwise noted:
Series 1: Anniversaries
Series 2: Information Office Records
Series 3: Research Records
Series 4: Information Releases and Article Reprints
Series 5: Films and Audio Recordings
Series 6: Photographic Materials (arranged alphabetically by subject)
Physical Access Requirements
The collection must be viewed in the Archives during normal business hours.
Technical Access Requirements
Many of the films are original copies. Some may not be viewable due to preservation concerns if a copy does not exist. A projector is needed to view films.
This collection came from the UCAR Information Office, now UCAR Communications.
Source of Acquisition
This collection originally contained numerous duplicates, most of which were removed. In cases where multiple copies were present, one duplicate was kept.
Accruals and Additions
Accruals/additions are expected.
Information Office Digital Collection
This collection was processed in various stages beginning in February 2010 and ending in September 2012.