Papers of Jim Mearns, b 1959, science graduate, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content

  • Mathematics and algebra note books, 1977-1980;
  • Mathematics and calculus note books, 1977-1979.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jim Mearns was born in 1959  in Glasgow, Scotland. He started at the University of Glasgow in 1977. He took ordinary mathematics and ordinary archaeology in 1977-1978, higher computing science, honours 1 mathematics and ordinary philosophy in 1978-1979, and advanced mathematics, higher archaeology, English literature (ordinary A) in 1979-1980. In 1980-1981 he studied junior honours archaeology and progressed to senior honours archaeology in 1981-1982. He graduated with a BSc in 1982 and went on to a career as a marketing manager. He now works in local government.


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Deposit : Jim Mearns : February 1997 : ACCN 1547

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Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives,ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999 and National Council on Archives,Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Fonds level description compiled by by Patrick Canning, member of Glasgow University Archive Service staff, 31 January 2002. Lower level description compiled by Peter Monteith, Archive Assistant (Graduate Trainee), November 2008.

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