The UK Program brochure is used for distribution during the new employee orientations, campus presentations, and onsite visits. This tool can be printed and utilized in offices to encourage campus records management.
The University Archives and Records Program staff provides site visits to colleges, departments and other units to continue the records managment educational campaign. A presentation pertaining to university basic records mangment is available on this web page. Upon request, additional presentations are offered to aid the university's record keeping procedures.
The University Archives and Records Program will sponsor periodic workshops on various topics related to records issues including, Records and the Law, Managing Email, Understanding the Model Schedule, etc.
Your Duty Under the Law, published by the Attorney General's Office, is designed to assist public officials in understanding their duties under the Open Records Law.
WARNING: Some Web sites to which these materials provide links for the convenience of users are not managed by the University of Kentucky. The University does not review, control, or take responsibility for the contents of those sites.
(March 31, 2016) The UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center has initiated a new online requests system allowing all our faculty, students, patrons, and visiting researchers to submit requests for materials, schedule a visit, or place digital reproduction and oral history orders through a custom web-based interface.
Create an account to get started. All researchers visiting after March 31st will need to complete registration in their new account.
UK community members can login using their LinkBlue IDs while visitors can create their own login username and password. For more information, visit our FAQ.
The mission of the Special Collections Research Center is to locate and preserve materials documenting the social, cultural, economic, and political history of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Materials are acquired regardless of format and include both primary and secondary sources; Kentuckiana is collected comprehensively. Special Collections maintains the records management program for all records generated by the University and serves as its archival repository for permanent records. As part of the mission, the Special Collections Research Center advances and supports the research, teaching, and scholarship of the University and beyond by preserving and providing access to its holdings.