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WHOI Library records

 Record Group
Identifier: AC-04

Scope and Content Note

The WHOI Library records consist of basic office files primarily from Carol Wynn in her position as Research Librarian, 1975-1993. The files include correspondence, reports, memoranda, and questionnaires dealing with a variety of library business, particularly WHOI Contributions, gifts and exchanges, ship libraries, CLAMS, Alvin, Data Library and Archives, and the Library Study Group.


  • 1942-2011

Language of Materials

The records are in



Restricted: materials may only be viewed by the Office of Origin or with permission of the Archivist.


Copyright: Permission to publish material from the collection must be authorized by the Institution Archivist.


20 boxes (11.25 lin. ft.)


WHOI Library records consist of office files primarily from Carol Wynn in her position as Research Librarian, 1975-1993.


The files are arranged in two series.

Custodial History

The custodial history of the records is undocumented.

Acquisitions Information

Received in several accessions between 2001 and 2005. Check the accessions database for more detailed information. Material from series 1 in box 20 was received from Colleen Hurter on December 29, 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Marisa Hudspeth in 2003.

A Guide to the WHOI Library records, 1942-2011
Marisa Hudspeth
September 2003
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written inEnglish

Revision Statements

  • finding aid revision date not supplied: <change encodinganalog="583"><date normal="20081231">2008 December 31</date><item>Folders were added to the listing between 2003 and 2007. Final revision prior to encoding was on 2007 October 04.</item></change>

Repository Details

Part of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Data Library and Archives Repository