Academic Board Minutes and Papers

Scope and Content

The Minutes and papers of the Academic Board and its predecessor the Academic Organisation Committee. From November 1986 there are no indexes. Minutes are only signed up to 4 June 1986.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Academic Organisation Committee was set up with the purpose of applying to the University of London for the admission of the School as a School of the Universitiy and to communicate with the University in regards to the first appointments of teaching staff. The Academic Organisation Committee was set up in 1916 and had its last meeting on 25 June 1917. The Academic Board had its first meeting on the 2 October 1917. The Academic Board reported directly to the Governing Body.

Conditions Governing Access

Minutes and papers of the Academic Board are generally closed for 30 years. Open minutes and papers after November 2003 are available on the SOAS website. Minutes and papers over 80 years old are open for access. For access to minutes between 30 and 80 years old, minutes and papers are accessible if a data protection form is signed.

Restrictions Apply

Archivist's Note

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Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Copyright held by SOAS, University of London

Related Material

Open minutes of Academic Board from 2003 onwards are available on the SOAS website.