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HIST 3501 Introduction to Archival Management

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3 hours; 3 credits

The role of the archivist in historical research. Theoretical and historical basis of archival management. Types of archives. Applications of modern archival practices. The Brooklyn College archives will serve as the student's laboratory.

Prerequisite: HIST 1101 or permission of the undergraduate deputy.


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