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UNO Campus Computing Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0064

The UNO Campus Computing Records include documentation produced by the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Campus Computing (1982-1987), Campus Computing/Data Communications (1988), and Computing and Data Communications (1989-1998) departments, as well documentation relating to the computerization of the university prior to the formal establishment of a department (1964-1981). The collection is comprised of print records, including University of Nebraska Central Administration information systems planning volumes (1975-1977), correspondence related to the acquisition and implementation of the first computers, computer labs, and information systems on campus (1964-1981), UNO five-year computing plans (1982-1993), C&DC strategic and operational plans (1994-1997), and a small assortment of plans, studies, reports, guides, correspondence, conference proceedings, and miscellaneous documents (circa 1972-1996).

Dates

  • 1964-1997

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. 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 under common law 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 Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at http://libguides.unomaha.edu/library_policies.

Extent

6.6 Cubic Feet (15 boxes, 14 volumes, 4 binders)

Arrangement

Arranged into loose series: Series: Five-Year and Strategic Plans; Series: Information Systems Planning; Series: Correspondence; Series: Miscellaneous.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received by Criss Library prior to 2014. Accession details are incomplete or absent.

Processing Information

Processed by Criss Library staff prior to 2014.

Title
UNO Campus Computing Records
Status
unprocessed
Description rules
Description based on DACS

Repository Details

Part of the UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States
402-554-6046