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Student unrest

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds — Dis.Ct.

Court of Discipline archives, 1932 - 2004

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Dis.Ct.
Scope and Contents

The archives comprise specifica case papers and acta.

Dates: 1932 - 2004
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds — Devlin

Devlin Enquiry report and papers, 1972 - 1973

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

The immediate catalyst for the Devlin Enquiry was the student occupation of the Old Schools, 3-5 February 1972, in protest at the General Board's refusal to liberalise the Economics examination programme. The report surveyed existing measures for student participation in University governance and proposed others, including student representation on University bodies.

Dates: 1972 - 1973
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Minutes of meetings of the Working Party on Discipline, 1968 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.VII.66A
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

The category - Corporate management records - embraces records of the central decision-making bodies, University officers such as the Vice-Chancellor and the Registrary, and their administrative support. It includes constitutional records.

Dates: 1968 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Management Group: The minutes of some Committees are closed to scholars for periods of years; see each catalogue entry for further detail.
 File

Notices, leaflets and newscuttings relating to the student 'work-in' at the University Library on 23 February 1976, 1976-02 - 1976-11

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/STU 6
Scope and Contents

The work-in was organised in protest at the introduction of reduced evening opening hours. At closing time on 23rd February, about 200 students occupied the reading rooms and the tea room for several hours. The event passed off peacefully.

Dates: 1976-02 - 1976-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Photographs of graffiti on the Sidgwick Site, spray-painted during the student sit-in of 1972, 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/STU 3
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

The category - Student administration and support records - comprises records relating to student admissions at all levels, graduate students, visiting senior scholars, student careers advice and welfare, together with the records of clubs and societies.

Dates: 1972
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Poster urging picket of Senate House against South African investments, 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/STU 2/1
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

The category - Student administration and support records - comprises records relating to student admissions at all levels, graduate students, visiting senior scholars, student careers advice and welfare, together with the records of clubs and societies.

Dates: 1979
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

President's File: Matt Boardman, 2010-11 - 2011-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CCAC/123/1/5/10
Scope and Contents

Includes papers about the student protests about cuts and fees increases and the occupation of the Old Schools; letter about pedestrian crossing at Lady Margaret Road junction; and poster for Open Meeting.

Dates: 2010-11 - 2011-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Records containing personal data are closed for 75 years and committee papers are closed for varying periods (see individual entries).
 Fonds

Records of the Cambridge University Conservative Association, 1951 - 2012

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/SOC.82
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

The category - Student administration and support records - comprises records relating to student admissions at all levels, graduate students, visiting senior scholars, student careers advice and welfare, together with the records of clubs and societies.

Dates: 1951 - 2012
Conditions Governing Access: Access to this collection is subject to obtaining written permission of the Senior Treasurer of the Cambridge University Conservative Association. Contact details may be found at: http://www.cuca.org.uk/about/people/. Additional closure periods under data protection legislation and the Freedom of Information Act, 2000 apply to individual items.