- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
- Find Related Materials
- Princeton University. Program in Latin American Studies
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Program in Latin American Studies Records
- Princeton University Archives
- Permanent URL:
- 10 boxes, 2 items, and 1 websites
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-10
Princeton University's Program in Latin American Studies was founded in 1966 as an interdisciplinary course of study to supplement the regular undergraduate or graduate curriculum. Consists of publications, event information, videos of conferences, and other informational materials about the Program in Latin American Studies.
Collection Description & Creator Information
Consists of publications, event information, and other informational materials about the Program in Latin American Studies. Also included are the records of the Helen Doherty Lassen Fellowship, awarded annually to a student in the Program in Latin American Studies and video recordings of PLAS conferences and seminars from 1992-2001.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Princeton University's Program in Latin American Studies was founded in 1966 as an interdisciplinary course of study to supplement the regular undergraduate or graduate curriculum. Through course offerings, programming, and cultural events the Program in Latin American Studies offers students the opportunity to study the culture and history of the region from multiple perspectives.
- Processing Information:
This collection was processed and the finding aid updated by Christie Peterson with assistance from Eleanor Wright '14 in January and February 2011.
Finding aid updated by Lynn Durgin in September 2017.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Materials older than 30 years that do not pertain to student academic performance or discipline, trustee issues, or faculty personnel matters are open. Subseries 1A: 1992 Accession of Helen Doherty Lassen Fellowship Records, 1947-1976 contains student records and faculty personnel files that are restricted for 75 years from date of creation. Series 3 is open for research use.
Restrictions beyond 30 years are noted in the relevant series or subseries descriptions and in the folder list.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. If copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers will not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with non-commercial use of materials from the Mudd Library. For materials where the copyright is not held by the University, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. If you have a question about who owns the copyright for an item, you may request clarification by contacting us through the Ask Us! form.
- Special Requirements for Access:
Mudd library does not have the facilities to view or listen to audiovisual material, and obsolete formats will need to be converted to a current format at the patron's expense before a reproduction can be made. Patrons should allow approximately four to six weeks for reproductions, especially if outdated formats are involved.
- Other Finding Aids:
Full text searching of this collection's archived website is available through the Archive-It interface.
- Credit this material:
Program in Latin American Studies Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript LibrarySeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345
- Subject Terms:
- College students -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc.
Latin America studies -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc.
Scholarships -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
- Genre Terms:
- Web sites.
- Princeton University. Funds and scholarships.
Princeton University. Program in Latin American Studies