The University at Albany's Institute for Government and Policy Studies was originally organized as the Center for Governmental Research and Services in 1977, the Center's mission was to identify issues of concern to state and local government officials and legislators and facilitate use of the University's research resources to analyze those issues and problems. In 1980 the Center was reorganized as the Institute for Government and Policy Studies whose mission was overseeing and coordinating the activities of the Center for Women in Government, the Center for Organization and Policy Studies, the Center for Financial Management. The Institute was dissolved in 1988.
This collections consists of inactive records of University at Albany's Institute for Government and Policy Studies including schedules and descriptions of courses, course material, correspondence, and publications. Also includes reports on rural housing, 1978, urban economic development, 1979, and management perceptions of the business climate in New York State.
The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.
All items in this manuscript group were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.
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EAD file created, 2014
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Archival materials can be view in-person during business hours in our reading room, located on the top floor of the Science Library on the Uptown Campus.
We can also deliver digital scans for remote research for a fee.
Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. While it is likely that portions of the collection may be viewed, access must be managed by an archivist.
The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Institute for Government and Policy Studies Records. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York.