Information and Library Services, Muskie Archives and Special Collections
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains records documenting the activities of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library.
- 1972 - 2010
The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.
The Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library supports the academic mission of Bates College by acquiring, caring for, and making accessible historically significant records of the College, rare books, oral histories, and manuscript collections, including the papers of U. S. Senator Edmund S. Muskie for whom the library is named. The library serves a broad and diverse audience by producing exhibits, conducting educational and outreach programs, publishing its holdings, and making its collections and programs publicly available. [From the Archives website.]
1.46 Linear Feet (2 document boxes and 1 small artifact box)
Language of Materials
Organization and Arrangement
This collection is organized into two series and arranged chronologically within each series.
- Guide to the Information and Library Services, Muskie Archives and Special Collections
- Sam Howes
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note
- Description is in: English
- Edition statement