Guide to the Nicholas Erneston Music Library Records, 1972-1997

Summary Information

Title: Nicholas Erneston Music Library Records, 1972-1997
Collection: UA.5066
Extent: 1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Abstract:

The Nicholas Erneston Music Library is a branch of the Belk Library and Information Commons, whose materials are located within the Broyhill Music Center and with Special Collections at Belk Library. The Nicholas Erneston Music Library Records contain director's and miscellaneous files dating 1972-1997.

Creator: Nicholas Erneston Music Library.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Nicholas Erneston Music Library is a branch of the Belk Library and Information Commons, whose materials are located within the Broyhill Music Center and with Special Collections at Belk Library. It is one of the largest music collections in the Southern Appalachians and supports the Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music. The collection began at Watauga Academy (ASU's predecessor institution) and eventually moved to its present location in the Broyhill Music Building in 1982.

Scope and Contents

The Nicholas Erneston Music Library Records contain director's and miscellaneous files dating 1972-1997. These files include correspondence, surveys, architectural drawings, meeting minutes, memoranda, correspondence, circulation policies, annual reports and budget information.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet been fully processed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. Individual accessions may have access restrictions due to the presence of confidential information. Restrictions are noted in the Accessions List, where applicable.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Archives in multiple accessions.

Processing Information

This record group has been minimally arranged and described in summary but has not yet been merged into a single collection. The record group currently consists of numerous individual accessions listed below.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5066: Nicholas Erneston Music Library Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

The following accession list links to inventories of records received and added to this record group.

UA.2005.131: Music Library Director's Files, 1972-1987 [Some files may be restricted for confidential information.]

UA.2006.099: Music Library Miscellaneous Files, 1974-1997