In addition to the official records of Old Dominion University, the University Archives also collects the personal papers and records of faculty, alumni, and faculty/staff organizations. If you would like to donate your papers to the University Archives, please contact the University Archivist at (757) 683-5350 or email@example.com.
Official: Subject files and memos while working as a professor at ODU
Professional: Subject files and memos related to one's academic career including with colleagues, publishers, professional organizations, and students (non-course related)
Personal: Subject files and memos to and from friends, family, and business associates
Diaries, Notebooks, Scrapbooks
Select classroom material such as syllabi, lecture notes, course outlines, etc.
Research Files: material related to the area of research (data, notes, reports, etc.)
Manuscripts for articles, books, reviews, speeches, etc.
Audiovisual material such as recordings of lectures, interviews, discussions, etc.
Mostly if dealt with an important event or occasion at ODU
Select notebooks, diaries, scrapbooks from your time at ODU
Audiovisual material (audio, video, photographs, etc.) of events, buildings and grounds, athletics, campus life, etc.
Student publications and organizational records
Faculty/Staff and Student Organizations
Administrative Records (correspondence/subject files, meeting agendas/minutes, constitution/bylaws, etc.)
Publicity Materials (flyers, posters, photographs, audio and video recordings, etc.)