Library committee

Scope and Content

Records of SOAS's Library Committee and its subcommittees. The Library Committee ceased in 2002.

Administrative / Biographical History

The remit of SOAS's Library Committee was to provide informed advice to Academic Board on library policies, and to advise the Librarian on matters relating to the general management of the Library. The Library Committee had advisory sub-committees which provided advice to the Library Committee on collection development policy relating to their area, and advice to the Librarian on other matters placed before them.

Access Information

Papers of the Library committee are generally subject to a 30 year closure period although there are some exceptions. For administrative papers over 30 years old some restrictions apply. Please contact Special Collections for further advice on access restrictions.

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