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Indiana Association of Adult and Continuing Education records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SPEC-046

Scope and Contents

This collection includes Board of Directors minutes, mission statements, financial records, and convention photographs from the Indiana Association for Adult and Continuing Education in Indiana ranging from the 1958, and 1972 to 2007 regarding organizational information, officer and distribution lists, , various publications, and audiovisual material.


  • Majority of material found within 1950 - 2008

Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Administrative History

The Adult Education Association of Indiana was founded in 1940 in order to foster and promote adult education. Members of the association included volunteers, professional educators, and anyone interested in the field of adult education. The association, original called the Indiana State Association for Adult Education, adopted the name Adult Education Association in 1960, which continued until 1983.

The most recent form of the organization, the Indiana Association for Adult and Continuing Education was founded in 1983, and continues to be active in the field of promoting and assisting Adult and Continuing studies in Indiana. The organization has published numerous newsletters, which provide information and advice to individuals at all levels of continuing education.


2.3 Cubic Feet (7 boxes)


Further additions expected.

Indiana Association of Adult and Continuing Education records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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