- State University of New York at Albany. Department of Philosophy
- Contains records from the Department of Philosophy, including course bulletins, degree proposals, and related memoranda.
- 0.33 cubic ft.
- English and English
- Preferred citation:
- Preferred citation for this material is as follows: and Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Philosophy Department Records, 1968-1989. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Philosophy Department Records).
Access and Use
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- Scope and Content:
The bulk of the collection consists of course description bulletins for the Department of Philosophy (1975-1989); also includes internal and external evaluation reports and miscellaneous administrative memoranda.
- Biographical / Historical:
Philosophy has been taught at the University since its inception as the New York State Normal School in 1844. The first B.A. in Philosophy was offered in 1963, a Master's was introduced in 1966, and a Ph.D. in 1970. The Department of Philosophy is currently part of the College of Arts and Sciences and offers a B.A., M.A., Ph.D., and a combined B.A./M.A. program.
- Acquisition information:
All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.
The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.
- Processing information:
Processed in 2017 by unprocessed.