Old Dominion University Women’s Center Papers, 1975-2016, undated
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Brief Description:

The collection contains newsletters, event fliers, memos, photographs, and other material related to the Women's Center at Old Dominion University. Aimed at the female student population at Old Dominion University, the Women's Center offers programs and services to promote gender equality.

Portions of the Women's Center Papers have been digitized and can be found in the Old Dominion University Libraries Digital Collections.

Held at:
Special Collections and University Archives
Email: pbruce [at] odu.edu
Record Series Number: 07/RG 7-9A
Created by: Old Dominion University. Women's Center (1976-)
Volume: 3.6 Linear Feet
Acquired: 00/00/2009.

Series I. Administrative: This series relates to the administrative aspect of the Women’s Center. It includes correspondence in regards to Julie Dodd’s candidacy for Coordinator of the National Women’s Studies Association as well as an i It includes pamphlets that provide general information on the Women’s Center.  It includes various newsletters published by the Women’s Center.

Sub-series A: Women’s Center Director and General Information: This sub-series includes an undated pamphlet that explain the general overview of the Women’s Center.

Sub-series B: Newsletters: This sub-series includes the Women’s Center newsletters from 1981 through 2002.  It is made up of The Women’s Center Newsletter, 1981-1988, Returning Women’s Newsletter, 1986 through 1988, The Returning Woman Newsletter, 1988, 1990, 1991, Prisms Newsletter, 1989 through 1992, and The Collegiate Woman, 1998-2002.

Series II. Courses, Programs, Seminars and Workshops: This series includes brochures that provide information on courses being offered during the semester, 1978 through 1987, and include the date and time of each.  It also includes fliers and pamphlets on the courses, as well as programs, seminars and workshops, late 1970s through 1980.  W.I.L.D. memos and brochures are also included, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 and 2004.

Series III. Events: This series includes memos and letters on conferences and receptions, late 1970s through mid-1980s, brochures on lectures and discussions, 1979, and a flier and invitation of the tenth anniversary of the Women’s Center, 1986.  It also includes an undated flier for a personal support group, a brochure for co-sponsored event at Obici Hospital, 1990, and a report on the Hidden from History conference, 1978.

Series IV. Photographs: This series includes three photographs of women involved in Women’s Center activities.

Access Restrictions: Open to researchers without restrictions.
Subject Index
Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University--Women's Center
Women college students--Virginia--Norfolk
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from Special Collections and University Archives, and the holder of the copyright, if not Old Dominion University Libraries.
Acquisition Notes: Old Dominion University Women's Center  Various transfers.
Related Materials: Old Dominion University Women's Caucus Records (RG 36-4A).
PreferredCitation: [Identification of item], Box [number], Folder [number and title], The Papers of the Old Dominion University Women’s Center, Special Collections, Perry Library, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.