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Foundations records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-14-340
Foundations was an undergraduate journal in history produced biannually by students in the history department of Johns Hopkins University. The Foundations records, 2008-2011, contain copies of the journal and one file of records of the student organization that produced the journal.

Dates

  • 2008-2011

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48 hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

All student organization records received prior to 2017 are closed for 25 years from the date of creation to everyone except current members of the student organization, after which they are publicly available for access. Materials intended for public dissemination, such as publications, newsletters, and event flyers, are publicly available for access immediately once processed. If you are a member of this student organization and have questions about our access policy, please contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.19 Cubic Feet (1 half-size letter document box)

Biographical / Historical

Foundations was an undergraduate journal in history produced biannually by students in the history department of Johns Hopkins University. The Editorial Board was comprised of Hopkins undergraduates, and the journal also had an international Faculty Advisory Board. Submissions were not limited to Hopkins history majors; submissions from students with any major at any college or university in the world were welcome.

Historical information adapted from http://www.jhunewsletter.com/2008/10/22/foundations-journal-stages-a-comeback-18296/ (accessed January 2018).

Scope and Contents

The Foundations records, 2008-2011, contain copies of the journal and one file of records of the student organization that produced the journal.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

There is no known acquisition information for this collection.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in January 2018 by Jenny Kinniff.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA