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Animal ecology

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds — ZOO

Archives of the Department of Zoology, 1882 - 2016

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/ZOO
Scope and Contents The records of the Department of Zoology have come to the University Archives in two tranches: i) account books,1882-1956, which are stray survivals and ii) much fuller departmental records from the 1960s onwards, produced in the main by the Head of Department and Departmental Administrator. The latter cover every aspect of departmental activity. Teaching and research shifts towards Ecology and Conservation, and securing the funding to support them, are a particular feature of the records...
Dates: 1882 - 2016
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (

Archives of the Nuffield Unit of Tropical Animal Ecology, 1959 - 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/NUTAE
Scope and Contents

The archives document the establishment and operation of the Unit from the perspective of the Cambridge Directing Committee.

Dates: 1959 - 1975
Conditions Governing Access: This material is closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.