Individual Courses

The Yale University Archives seeks to collect documentation concerning teaching and learning in individual academic courses at Yale at all academic levels. Specific topics of interest include:

  • Course content
  • Teaching styles and methods
  • Expectations and standards for student evaluation
  • New policy, procedure, initiative development in any of the above areas

Archival Records

Examples of records of interest to the Archives, regardless of format:

  • Course syllabi and reading lists
  • Lecture notes and/or transcripts of lectures by selected faculty
  • Publications and websites (see Depositing Official Yale Publications)
  • Summaries of student evaluations
  • Selected video and audio recordings, and photographs of classroom lectures, work, and presentations

Office of record

Deans, instructors, and the Classes server ( maintain the record copy of documentation concerning individual courses.

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Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 3:27pm