Chicago-Kent College of Law
Issues of The Record are arranged chronologically and span from the year 1974 to 1999. Later issues of The Record, beginning with the August 17, 1998 edition, are printed copies of the web version of the publication in its entirety. One earlier edition from 1997 is also a copy of the web version, these are noted in the container list. All other issues are originals that were printed and distributed to students, a copy of each was maintained in a binder in the library, which included copies of the web version. The run of issues is not complete and numbering is inconsistent (website copies were not assigned volume and issue numbers). The Archives owns 25 volumes with the largest gap in coverage between the years of 1974-1979 and the bulk of material between the years of 1993-1997. The Record chronicles life at Chicago-Kent for students and faculty. Of particular interest are notices of awards, upcoming speakers, and an overview of weekly life for members of the law school community
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The Minutes and records of the Law School Advisory Board collection is arranged into three series. A bound volume in Box 1 Folder 1 includes the original IIT bylaws incorporating the members of the Chicago-Kent Board of Trustees as the newly created Advisory Board upon the merger of the two schools in 1969. Box 1 Folder 3 contains correspondence of the Chicago-Kent Ad Hoc Committee, including a position paper arguing for greater representation on the IIT Board of Trustees
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The Meeting materials and records of the Law School Board of Overseers collection is arranged into two series, and contain agenda for periodic meetings, member lists, and supporting materials as well as minutes of previous meetings. Of particular interest in meeting materials is information regarding the groundbreaking and construction of the Downtown Center at 565 W. Adams Street (materials from years 1990-1992) and information regarding the fundraising campaign for the new building
Chicago-Kent College of Law
This collection is arranged into 4 series (chronologically where possible), and consists of minutes and records of the Law School Board of Trustees. Topics of particular importance in the minutes of the Board of Trustees are early land purchases and sales, original copies of quit claim deeds, rental agreements, Chicago-Kent’s participation in “vocational rehabilitation training” for World War II veterans, relocation between buildings (including funding and remodeling efforts), curriculum planning, and teaching contracts. Bound Volume 9 includes minutes of the Board of Trustees, Directors and Members ending with minutes of the August 18, 1969 meeting, continuing with minutes of the September 8, 1969 meeting of the Advisory Board of the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The Access to Justice Project series is arranged into five subseries, each arranged chronologically, and includes general correspondence, financial materials, and curriculum planning and course materials. Also included are prototypes of software designs based on the research of the IPRO and ID courses, drafts and published reports on the findings of the IPRO and ID courses, conference materials from the International Conference on Substantive Technology in the Law School and the Judicial Decision Support Systems Symposium (JDSS3), and materials related to the Self-Help Web Center and the Justice Web Collaboratory
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The collection is arranged into 6 series and 4 subseries and is almost entirely made up of conference materials, proceedings books, and materials used for instruction. Conference materials for the First Annual Personal Computing Strategies for Lawyers, held in 1985, are missing from the collection. The bulk of the collection consists of conference proceedings from various conferences held at Chicago-Kent or sponsored by Chicago-Kent; the Miscellaneous subseries includes materials from conferences including CLC faculty published materials, and materials from conferences hosted by Chicago-Kent with CLC’s participation. The collection also includes complete copies of large firm surveys from 1988-1995, with some incomplete material on surveys from 1985-1987
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The Records of the Charles E. Green Lecture is arranged into two series, each containing materials related to lecture planning. Each series includes a second set of lecture materials for 1994, as both the seventh and eighth annual lectures took place in that year. The Correspondence series is almost entirely correspondence related to the planning and organization of lectures. The Planning Materials series includes planning materials for each lecture, including speaker backgrounds, copies of speeches, press releases, and other miscellaneous event organization materials for both the Green Lecture and associated events
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Arranged into two series, the majority of the collection consists of copies of The Paper Book from the years 1933-1940, the main form of communication begun by Theta Lambda Phi members in 1903. The collection also includes an early directory of members, a book of member instructions, and other miscellaneous documents from the thirties. Each sub-series is arranged chronologically where possible
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The Records of the Illinois Technology Center are arranged, chronologically where possible, into 4 series. Series I: Administrative materials contains strategic planning documents, including project diagrams, progress reports and overviews, and handwritten notes. Correspondence includes emails and memoranda regarding ITC projects and processes. The original collaboration agreement between Chicago-Kent, Illinois Lawyers Trust Fund, and the Chicago Bar Foundation, as well as materials related to the dissolution of ITC in favor of Illinois Legal Aid Online as an independent nonprofit, are included within the series. Collected conference materials from the 2002 Illinois Statewide Legal Services Advocates Conference, the 2002 Illinois Access to Justice Conference, and the 1999 National Conference on Pro Se Litigation, and a usability report on the project are included. Series II: Meeting materials includes meeting minutes, agendas, reports of various ITC committees, and project status ... Read More
Chicago-Kent College of Law
The collection is arranged into two series. The majority of the collection consists of an incomplete run of issues of the Kappa Beta Pi Quarterly, which ran from 1916-1973. Several of the issues in the collection were owned by founding member Sue Brown Hassell, others were owned by members Grace B. Stiles and Elizabeth Salisbury. Other items in the collection are from the personal records of Dean Zacharias and include his personal correspondence with sorority members, clippings, and invitations to anniversary events. Also included are the original certificate presented upon organization in 1908 and the Articles of Incorporation created in 1928