1400 Washington AveAlbanyNY
1400 Washington AveAlbanyNY

Office of Disabled Student Services Records


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Contains inactive records from the Office of Disabled Student Services, now known as the Disability Resources Center. Materials include grant proposals, progress reports, correspondence, and other administrative records.


State University of New York at Albany. Office of Disabled Student Services
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0.6 cubic ft. (about 0.6 boxes)

The organization was established in 1973 with a grant from the U.S. Department of Education TRIO Programs (Upward Bound, Talent Search, and Special Services for Disadvantaged Students). In 1974, it was officially named the Rehabilitation Service Program, and charged with the responsibility of coordinating special services for the disabled. The Program was renamed the Program for Disabled Student Services in 1981. It has since been renamed the Disability Resources Center.

Includes grant proposals, 1974, 1977; annual grant progress reports; Coordinator's correspondence, 1976; minutes, 1977; and budgets, 1977-1978, leaflets and fliers; and Director's subject files relating to TRIO Project Funding, 1971, 1974-1979.

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

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Published: 2018-03-06 05:10:30 -0500

Encoded in EAD by Benjamin Covell, 2017 March 20

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Office of Disabled Student Services Records, 1970-1979. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Office of Disabled Student Services Records).