Collection Number: 40200

Collection Title: Triangle Universities Computation Center Records, 1965-1973

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Size 1.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 600 items)
Abstract The Triangle Universities Computation Center was a nonprofit organization formed in 1965 by representatives of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, and Duke University to provide information processing facilities for these universities and for other educational institutions in North Carolina. The center also provided information processing services to governmental and industrial laboratories in the Research Triangle area on a time-available basis. The initial operating funds for the corporation were secured through a grant from the National Science Foundation. Records of the Triangle Universities Computation Center include minutes of board of directors meetings, the center's bylaws and articles of incorporation, memoranda, proposals to the National Science Foundation, and a reference manual to the center's computer terminals.
Creator Triangle Universities Computation Center.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Triangle Universities Computation Center Records #40200, University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from the Library Acquisitions Department in April 1989.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Triangle Universities Computation Center was a nonprofit organization formed in 1965 by representatives of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, and Duke University to provide information processing facilities for these universities and for other educational institutions in North Carolina. The center also provided information processing services to governmental and industrial laboratories in the Research Triangle area on a time-available basis. The initial operating funds for the corporation were secured through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

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Records of the Triangle Universities Computation Center include minutes of board of directors meetings, the center's bylaws and articles of incorporation, memoranda, proposals to the National Science Foundation, and a reference manual to the center's computer terminals.

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Processing Information

Processed by: University Archives Staff, July 1989

Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008

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