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University Archives printed collection

Identifier: G-printed

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Georgia State University Archives printed collection documents the history and development of Georgia State University (GSU) from the 1930s to the present. Official publications, reports, periodicals, ephemera, marketing materials, student publications, and other printed materials comprise the collection. The printed collection includes items from GSU's existence as Georgia Tech's Evening Scool of Commerce (1914-33), the University System of Georgia's Evening School (1933-35) and Atlanta Extension Center (1935-47), the Atlanta Division of the University of Georgia (1947-55), and as the independent Georgia State College of Business Administration (1955-61) and Georgia State College (1961-69), as well as from Georgia State University (since 1969).


  • 1926-

Restrictions on Access

Access to 3 boxes in the GSU Minutes series (boxes 93, 93-A, and 96-A/2) is restricted. Access to budgets is restricted. Unrestricted access to the remainder of the collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


155.8 Linear Feet (376 containers)

Language of Materials



The material is organized in four divisions: University Administration, GSU Minutes, Schools and Departments, and non-GSU Publications.

Cataloged and Digitized Material

Portions of the University Archives Printed Collection have been cataloged and are described in the GSU Library's GIL-Find Catalog. Student newspapers, yearbooks, and other materials have been digitized and are available in their entirety in GSU Library's Digital Collections.

Processing Information

Processed by Georgia State University Archives staff, 1972-present.
Georgia State University Archives Printed Collection
A Guide to the Collection in the Georgia State University Archives
William W. Hardesty
January 11, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia State University Archives Repository

Georgia State University Library
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta Georgia 30303
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