Guide to the University of California, Irvine, Poster Collection AS.050

Processed by Mariko Takemoto and Ellen Cruz; machine-readable finding aid created by Cyndi Shein; updated by Laura Uglean Jackson
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
949-824-3947
spcoll@uci.edu
© 2014


Title: University of California, Irvine, poster collection
Identifier/Call Number: AS.050
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 17.0 Linear feet (31 oversized folders) and 0.3 unprocessed linear feet
Date: 1965-2011
Abstract: The collection comprises over 1,800 color and black and white posters created by various administrative offices, academic departments, and organizations on the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus from the 1960s to the present. The posters advertise programs and events held on campus and provide information on course offerings as well as academic and student support services.
Creator: University of California, Irvine.

Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary and artistic rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

University of California, Irvine, poster collection. AS-050. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Acquired periodically from various campus sources.

Accruals

Additional materials are expected.

Processing History

Processed by Mariko Takemoto in 1999. Processing completed by Ellen Cruz in 2001. Finding aid produced by Carrie Lee in 2001. Additions and revisions made by Cyndi Shein in 2007.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection comprises over 1,800 color and black and white posters created by various administrative offices, academic departments, and organizations on the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus from the 1960s to the present. The posters advertise programs and events held on campus and provide information on course offerings as well as academic and student support services. The major academic units represented include the Schools of the Arts, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Physical Sciences, Social Ecology, and Social Sciences.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by the subject of the poster, or by the originating campus unit. Within each folder the posters are organized by year, with undated posters on top. Accession 2014.040, an unprocessed addition to the collection, is listed at the end.

Related Collections

Many of the posters were removed from the records of their office of origin and added to this collection. Contextual information can be found in the corresponding archival collections, vertical files, and campus publications.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

University of California, Irvine. School of Biological Sciences. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of Engineering. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of Humanities. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of Physical Sciences. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of Social Ecology. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of Social Sciences. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. School of the Arts. -- Posters
University of California, Irvine. -- Poster collections
Posters -- 20th century.
Posters -- 21st century.

Box-folder XOS 3

Adams, Ansel: Fiat Lux 1991

Box-folder XOS 1, XOS 31

Administrative offices and programs 1971-1998 undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes Student Affairs, Greek Life and the Center for Women and Men.
Box-folder XOS 26

Athletics 1968-1998

Scope and Content Note

Includes Campus Recreation.
Box-folder XOS 4

Calendars 1968-1998

Scope and Content Note

Includes course offerings, Convocation, Extended University, Irvine Company, and Testing.
Box-folder XOS 6

Community events at UCI 1989-1990

Box-folder XOS 7

Faculty/staff organizations and programs 1971-1991

Scope and Content Note

Includes Alumni Association.
Box-folder XOS 8

Graduate School of Administration/Management 1977-1983

Box-folder XOS 2

Haley, Alex 1981

Physical Description: 2 items, 1 autographed
Box-folder XOS 29

Health Sciences 1968-1992

Scope and Content Note

Includes UI Medical Center and College of Medicine.
 

Lecturers and guest speakers

Box-folder XOS 9

1966-1979

Box-folder XOS 9a

1980-2006

Box-folder XOS 28

Libraries 1967-2006

Box-folder XOS 10

Non-UCI performances 1966-1990

Scope and Content Note

Includes Committee for Arts, Intercampus Cultural Exchange, and Lively Arts at UCI.
Box-folder XOS 11

On-Campus housing 1966-1986

Scope and Content Note

Includes Housing Office, Mesa Court, Middle Earth, and Verano.
Box-folder XOS 12

Recruitment 1969-1996

Scope and Content Note

Includes Affirmative Action Program, Educational Opportunities Program, Office of Relations with Schools and Colleges, Stay Over Program, and Student-Parent Orientation Program (SPOP).
Box-folder XOS 5

Reeve, Christopher Celebrity Polo Classic 1996

Physical Description: 7 items, 1 autographed
 

School of the Arts

Box-folder XOS 13

Joint productions 1967-1999

Box-folder XOS 14

Art lectures, Studio Art, UCI Art Gallery 1965-2013

Box-folder XOS 15

Dance Department 1971-2000

Box-folder XOS 16

Drama Department, Irvine Repertory Theater 1969-2000

 

Music Department

Box-folder XOS 17

1966-1979

Box-folder XOS 17a

1980-2000

Box-folder XOS 18

School of Biological Sciences 1968-1990

Box-folder XOS 19

School of Engineering, School of Information and Computer Science 1969-1990

Box-folder XOS 20

School of Humanities 1966-2005

Scope and Content Note

Includes Departments of English and Comparative Literature, History, foreign language departments, and Humanitech events.
Box-folder XOS 21

School of Physical Sciences 1968-1987

Box-folder XOS 22

School of Social Ecology 1970-1989

Box-folder XOS 23

School of Social Sciences 1968-2006

Scope and Content Note

Includes Departments of Comparative Culture, Economics, International Studies, and Political Science.
Box-folder XOS 24

Student Activities Office 1968-1998

Scope and Content Note

Includes ASUCI, Bookstore, Clone Factory, Cross Cultural Center, and UCI Foundation.
Box-folder XOS 25

Student organizations 1966-1993

Box-folder XOS 27

UCI Journal 1990-1992

Box-folder XOS 30

Unidentified and miscellaneous posters 1967-2005

 

Unprocessed addition 2014 Accession 2014.040 1967-2011

Access

This unprocessed accretion does not contain any restricted records and is open for research.

Scope and Content Note

This addition contains several posters from various departments and events on campus.