Fonds MG 140 - USSU Women's Centre fonds

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USSU Women's Centre fonds

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MG 140

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  • 1973-2004 (Creation)

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5.20 m of textual records, photographs, memorabilia.

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The USSU Women's Centre was established in 1972 as an information and resource centre for women on campus. Staffed by volunteers, the Centre has an extensive library of feminist books, magazines, newsletters, and periodicals. In addition, they serve as a support centre, providing a place for campus women to meet informally. Centre volunteers also organize and support educational and action groups, and host social events on campus.

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This fonds contains material related to the administration, programing, and information services of the USSU Women’s Centre in its various incarnations as well as informational brochures, reports, clippings and reference material on a variety of subjects of particular concern to women.

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Files marked RESTRICTED require vetting by the archivist before release. All restrictions are applied as per privacy legislation.

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