124 Collections Submitted

Project STAND
Survey Summary as of 10/16/2017
(for 10/17/17 phone meeting)

124 total surveys from 16 institutions: CWRU, Bowling Green, Denison, Miami, Kent State, Oberlin, Ohio State, Akron, Illinois, Wright State, Michigan, Indiana, Arizona State, Cincinnati, Jackson State University, South Carolina State

Format of Collection/Series

(number is the number of surveys with that format)

  • Manuscripts  95
  • Publications  63
  • Photographs 29
  • Digital  16
  • AV 10
  • Artifacts  5

Other included newspaper clippings, flyers and posters, social media

Activism Topics

  • African American  61
  • Global/International 34
  • Women’s Rights 32
  • Latinx 15
  • Climate/Environmental Rights 12
  • LGBTQ 11
  • Religious Minorities 7
  • Disabled Rights 6
  • Native American 3

Others include: commuter students, political, academic freedom, political correctness, civil rights, 1st Amendment, student rights, SDS, 1960s/1970s protests, 1960s activism, anti-slavery, local peace movement, World War II, Social Justice, economically disadvantaged, human rights, worker rights, freedom of expression, labor, views of Israel and Palestinian content.

Some were variously described as Vietnam, anti-Vietnam War, Vietnam War, anti-war, Kent State, Kent State shootings, ROTC, Kent State shooting response.

Decade

  • Pre-1900   3
  • 1900-19   3
  • 1920-29   5
  • 1930-39   7
  • 1940-49   8
  • 1950-59   9
  • 1960-69   66
  • 1970-79   91
  • 1980-89   48
  • 1990-99   32
  • 2000-present  30

 

 

 

Collection Readiness

  • Fully processed 75
  • Accessioned with available inventory 32
  • In process 2
  • Backlog – 1

Digitized

  • 29% Yes
  • 64% No
  • 4% Maybe

For No’s, 99% ready for digitization (good or excellent)

Concerns re: digitizing and posting online

  • Resources 42
  • Copyright ownership unclear or not transferred to my institution 26
  • Ethical concerns 18
  • None 3

Access restrictions, review for confidential material

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