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COLLECTION Identifier: HU 75.25

Official register of Harvard University, 1900-2008

Overview

The Official Register of Harvard University is a set of publications that has been published annually by Harvard since 1900. While specific titles included within the register have varied over time, much of the content has remained consistent, including annual reports of the president and treasurer, course catalogs, announcements of departments and divisions, student handbooks, and directories.

Dates

  • 1900-2008

Creator

Extent

52.5 cubic feet (165 document boxes, 1 book box)
The Official Register of Harvard University is a set of publications that has been published annually by Harvard since 1900. While specific titles included within the register have varied over time, much of the content has remained consistent, including annual reports of the president and treasurer, course catalogs, announcements of departments and divisions, student handbooks, and directories.

The archivist has included information regarding missing or unpublished issues, when known, at the series level.

Since 2005, course catalog information has been available online.

Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order by year of publication. Within each year, arranged by volume and issue number.

Duplicate copies are arranged in chronological order at the end of the finding aid.

Related material

The Harvard University Archives holds additional copies of many of the titles represented in the Official Register. These copies are cataloged individually by title in HOLLIS, Harvard's on-line library catalog.
Annual reports
  1. Report of the President of Harvard College: Harvard University Archives call number HU 30.10
  2. Treasurer's statement: Harvard University Archives call number HU 35.10
Directories
  1. Directory of University officers and students: Harvard University Archives call number HU 20.47
Catalogs
  1. A-Cats provides access to Harvard's online course catalogs from Fall 2005 to the present.
  2. Courses of instruction: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8500.16
  3. General catalogue: Harvard University Archives call number HU 20.41
  4. Harvard University catalogue: Harvard University Archives call number HU 20.41
Regulations and handbooks
  1. Fields of concentration: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8500.28
  2. Information concerning the departments under the charge of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8500.40
  3. Information for faculty offering instruction in arts and sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 9541
  4. Handbook for students, Harvard College: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 9536
  5. Rules relating to college studies: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 9579
  6. Information for special students in Harvard College: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8500.41
  7. Studies in the freshman year: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8500.83
  8. Advanced standing at Harvard College: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 517
  9. Fellowships and scholarships administered by the Committee on General Scholarships and the Sheldon Fund: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 1000.11
  10. Prizes open to students in Harvard College, Radcliffe College, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University Extension School and other Graduate Schools of the University: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 2000.5
  11. Harvard College list of scholarships awarded: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 1000.xx
  12. Admission to Harvard College: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 502
  13. The houses: Harvard University Archives call number HUB 1456.20
Departmental and divisional announcements
  1. Division of Ancient Languages : Department of the Classics and Department of Indic Philology:Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8503.2
  2. Department of Anthropology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8503.7
  3. Division of Applied Science: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8504.1
  4. Department of Architecture: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8504.3
  5. Department of architectural sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8504.4
  6. Asiatic studies at Harvard University: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8505.3
  7. Department of astronomy: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8505.7
  8. Concentration field in biochemical sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8508.2
  9. Department of Biology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8508.7
  10. Department of Chemistry: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8513.2
  11. Department of the Classics and Department of Indic Philology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8513.6
  12. Department of Comparative Literature: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8514.4
  13. Department of Comparative Philology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8514.7
  14. Division of Education: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8522.4
  15. Department of Engineering Sciences and Applied Physics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8523.2
  16. Department of English: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8523.5
  17. Department of the Fine Arts: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8528.3
  18. Announcement of the Department of French: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8530.4
  19. Courses in general education: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8532.2
  20. Division of Geological Sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8532.5
  21. Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8532.8
  22. Division of History, Government, and Economics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8538.2
  23. Courses in the history of religions: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8538.6
  24. Courses offered in the humanities: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8540.3
  25. Department of Landscape Architecture: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8548.2
  26. Department of Mathematics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8553.2
  27. Courses in medical sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8554.2
  28. Higher degrees in medical sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8554.4
  29. Department of Military Science: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8555.4
  30. Division of mining and metallurgy: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8555.5
  31. Department of Music: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8557.2
  32. Courses offered in the natural sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8558.3
  33. Department of Naval Science and Tactics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8558.6
  34. Instruction in oceanography: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8564.4
  35. Department of Philosophy: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8570.3
  36. Division of Physical Sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8570.5
  37. Department of Physics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8570.7
  38. Department of Psychology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8572.6
  39. Regional studies: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8575.3
  40. Department of Romance Languages and Literatures: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8577.5
  41. Division of Semitic Languages and History: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8580.2
  42. Department of Social Ethics: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8582.2
  43. Department of Social Relations: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8582.4
  44. Courses offered in the social sciences: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8582.6
  45. Department of Sociology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8582.8
  46. Department of Zoology: Harvard University Archives call number HUC 8598.2

General note

This document last updated 2012 September 6.

Processing Information

Juliana Kuipers created this finding from February to June 2011.
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Title
Harvard University. Official register of Harvard University, 1900-2008 : an inventory
EAD ID
hua30011

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

Holding nearly four centuries of materials, the Harvard University Archives is the principal repository for the institutional records of Harvard University and the personal archives of Harvard faculty, as well as collections related to students, alumni, Harvard-affiliates and other associated topics. The collections document the intellectual, cultural, administrative and social life of Harvard and the influence of the University as it emerged across the globe.

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