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American Association of University Professors Ball State University Chapter records

Identifier: RG-00-03-01

Scope and Contents

This collection includes bylaws, constitutions, membership lists, minutes, proceedings, reports, and surveys ranging from 1939 to 1980.


  • Creation: 1939-1980

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Ball State University, Muncie, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections.

Administrative History

The AAUP is the only national organization exclusively representing the interests of all college and university faculty members. Founded in 1915, the AAUP establishes and maintains standards for academic due process and faculty participation in academic decision making. Additionally, the organizations participates in precedent setting court cases involving academic freedom and tenure issues, represents faculty interests in state and federal legislatures, provides comprehensive data on the economic status of the profession, offers professional liability insurance and other membership benefits and services.


1 Cubic Feet (1 Box)

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This collection is organized alphabetically by subject.

Custodial History

The American Association of University Professors Records were received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation.


No additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2008/12/30 by Carolyn F. Runyon. EAD finding aid completed 2008/12/30 by Carolyn F. Runyon.

American Association of University Professors Ball State University Chapter Records
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Repository Details

Part of the Ball State University Archives Repository

Alexander M. Bracken Library
2000 W. University Avenue
Muncie Indiana 47306 USA