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Student Guides and Handbooks Collection
RG 02.12
Collection Dates: 1930-
3.0 linear ft.

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

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Acquisition and Processing Information: These materials have been transferred to the University Archives at various times and continue to accrue. Guide posted to the Internet June 2006.


Code for Coeds, 1938

Scope and Contents

The Student Guides and Handbooks Collection consists of titles that were produced to orient incoming freshmen and transfer students, or to provide general information to the student body at large. Titles were produced by student organizations, including social fraternities and sororities.

Related Materials

Records of the Office of Student Services (RG 24.03)

Student-produced Directories Collection (RG 02.13)

Student-produced Publications and Newsletters Collection (RG 02.05)

Box Contents List

Code for Coeds; 0.5 ft.

Fraternity Way; 0.25 ft.

Freshman Handbook; 0.25 ft.

Panhellenic Handbook; 0.25 ft.

The Unofficial Guide to the University of Iowa; 0.25 ft.

Whole University Catalog; 0.25 ft.

University Edition; 0.25 ft.