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DEPARTMENT OF MODERN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES FONDS. - - 1952-1991, 2007 - 0.32 m of textual records.

Reference Number: 13

Administrative history

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is established in 1949 under the name of East and South European Institute. It is mainly identified with Slavic studies between 1957 and 1980. It adopted its current name in 1980. Reporting to the Faculty of Arts, the Department offers German, Italian, Portuguese, Slavic (Polish, Ukrainian, and Russian) and Spanish language, literature and culture courses. It also offers courses in Arabic, Chinese, Hebrew and Celtic Studies. Concentration and Honors students are encouraged to pursue a part of their studies abroad through various exchange and foreign study programmes.

Scope and content

The fonds contain files which document the functions of the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures. It includes annual reports (1961-1962, 1965-1968, 1974-1975), minutes of the Department (1971-1972), minutes of the Executive Committee (1974-1976), correspondence, student guidebooks (1970-1980) and files concerning the Iwashniuk Ukrainian Studies and Research funds.

Immediate source of acquisition: Administrative transfer.

Languages: French; english and ukrainian.

Restrictions: Documents containing confidential and personal information are restricted to consultation and reproduction.The records are submitted to the Copyright's Act.

Finding aids: Inventory of textual records.

Associated material: Institut Est et Sud européen (EE 2001-2100), Saint Paul University Archives, 175 Main St., Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; Institut Est et Sud européen (JE 346-350), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 Main St., Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3.

Accessions: More accruals are expected.


FONDS DÉPARTEMENT DE LANGUES ET LITTÉRATURES MODERNES. - - 1952-1991, 2007 - 0,32 m de documents textuels.

Numéro de fond: 13

Portée et contenu

Le fonds contient des dossiers portant sur les fonctions du Département de langues et littératures modernes. Il comprend des rapports annuels (1961-1962, 1965-1968, 1974-1975), des procès-verbaux du Département (1971-1972), des procès-verbaux du Comité exécutif (1974-1976), de la correspondance, guides de l'étudiant (1970-1980) et des dossiers concernant le fonds de recherches et d'études ukrainiennes Iwashniuk.

Source immédiate d'acquisition: Transfert administratif.

Langues: Français, anglais et ukrainien.

Restrictions: Les documents contenant des informations personnelles et confidentielles sont restreints à la consultation et à la reproduction.Les documents sont soumis à la Loi sur les droits d'auteur.

Instruments de recherche: Inventaire des documents textuels.

Documents connexes: Institut est et sud européen (EE 2001-2100), Archives de l'Université Saint-Paul, 175 rue Main, Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3; Institut est et sud européen (JE 346-350), Archives Deschâtelets, 175 rue Main, Ottawa, Ont., K1S 1C3.

Versements complémentaires: D'autres versements sont attendus.

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