The Archives and Special Collections Web Blog is a publication of Archives and Special Collections at the University of Connecticut.  The purpose of the Archives and Special Collections Web Blog is to publish short news pieces about activities and events taking place in Archives and Special Collections including collections acquisitions, student and scholar perspectives on the research process, activities of staff and student employees, and public programming sponsored by Archives and Special Collections and the UConn Library.    

As an entity of the University of Connecticut, the Archives and Special Collections Web Blog is subject to the following University Disclaimers, Privacy & Copyright  [excerpt below]

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–  Managing Editor: Melissa Watterworth Batt, Archivist