Guide to the Center on Diversity and Community Records

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: University of Oregon. Center on Diversity and Community.
Title: Center on Diversity and Community records
Dates: 2003-2003
Quantity: 1.5 linear feet (1 container)
Collection Number: UA 103
Summary: The UO Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC) is committed to advancing inclusive excellence through critical thinking and an ethic of care. The collection contains reports and VHS tapes on CoDaC projects concerning diversity and affirmative action.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Historical Note

The mission of the Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC) is to advance inclusive excellence through critical thinking and an ethic of care. The CoDaC employs a developmental approach to promote cross-cultural knowledge, skills, and awareness. The CoDaC conducts multicultural research, offers innovative workshops, and partners with departments/units to become more inclusive, accessible, and aware of their organizational cultures.

Content Description

The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this department.

Collection is organized by accession and includes the following material:

As of 2012 there is only one accession:

Accession 2005.23.A: Reports and VHS tapes on CoDaC projects concerning diversity and affirmative action, from 2003.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections & University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Materials may need to be reviewed by the University Archivist for confidential materials prior to access.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Center on Diversity and Community records, UA 103, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

Material within this collection has been organized by accession. This organization reflects the fact that the collection has been acquired in increments over time. This organization is also based on the decision not to merge the various accessions and organize them as a whole at this point in time, give the fact that future accruals are anticipated and/or that this organization is deemed sufficient for access.

Researchers should note that materials within a series or accession may overlap and/or relate to materials found in other accessions or initially processed materials. For example, correspondence may be found in all or only some groupings. In order to locate all relevant material within this collection, researchers may need to consult each accession.

Researchers should also note that similar materials can be arranged differently in each accession, depending on how the material is organized upon receipt or during initial processing. For instance, correspondence is one accession may be arranged alphabetically, while correspondence in another accession is arranged chronologically.

Future Additions :  

Continued transfers of records from the Center on Diversity and Community are expected indefinitely.

Acquisition Information :  

The records have been acquired through occasional transfers from the Center on Diversity and Community.

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by Tanya Parlet, 2011

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal to no organization and rehousing. Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.


Subjects

  • Corporate Names :
  • University of Oregon. Center on Diversity and Community.
  • Subject Terms :
  • Multicultural education--Oregon.

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