Guide to the Molecular Biology and Evolution Editorial Files MS.F.014

Finding aid prepared by Carole McEwan; Sara Seltzer
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
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Title: Molecular Biology and Evolution editorial files
Identifier/Call Number: MS.F.014
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 54.0 linear feet (54 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1983-2002
Abstract: This collection comprises the editorial files of the scientific journal Molecular Biology and Evolution from 1983-2002. Walter Fitch, UC Irvine professor and chairman of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, was the founding editor of this journal. The collection documents the production and preparation of an international scientific journal and the professional peer review process. Included are manuscripts (both accepted and rejected), galleys, editorial reviews, correspondence, copies of issues of the journal, and subject files of the editor.
Creator: Fitch, Walter M., 1929

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Molecular Biology and Evolution editorial files. MS-F014. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
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Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection comprises the editorial files of the scientific journal Molecular Biology and Evolution from 1983-2002. Walter Fitch, UC Irvine professor and chairman of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, was the founding editor of this journal. The collection documents the production and preparation of an international scientific journal and the professional peer review process. Included are manuscripts (both accepted and rejected), galleys, editorial reviews, correspondence, copies of issues of the journal, and subject files of the editor.

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