Collection RU 828 - Title Deeds

Identity area

Reference code

RU 828

Title

Title Deeds

Date(s)

  • 1880s-21st century (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

13.2 metres

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Name of creator

Biographical history

The University of Dundee is a public research university based in the Scottish city and Royal burgh of Dundee. Founded in 1881 the institution became, after its initial years of independence, a constituent college of the University of St Andrews. Following significant expansion, the University of Dundee became an independent body in 1967. The main campus of the university is located in Dundee's West End which contains many of the university's teaching and research facilities; the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee Law School and the Dundee Dental Hospital and School. The university has additional facilities at Ninewells Hospital – containing its School of Medicine, Perth Royal Infirmary – which houses a clinical research centre, and in Kirkcaldy, Fife – containing part of its school of Nursing and Midwifery. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Dundee

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Deeds of property held, transferred and sold by the University of Dundee. Also Property Register containing copies of some deeds with accompanying memos and some annotations

Accruals

Expected

System of arrangement

Usually chronological within series.

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Conditions governing access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

Conditions governing reproduction

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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Finding aids

Excel spreadsheet. Check with Duty Archivist for access

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Description identifier

RU 828

Rules and/or conventions used

Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997

Status

Catalogued

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

  • English

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