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Series 635 - Computing Centre General Correspondence Files

Date Range1966 - 1986
Quantity120 cm, 12 boxes
ProvenanceComputing Centre
Description

The Computing Centre was separated from the Department of Computing Science in 1970 and around 1984 it was redesignated Computing Services. The Centre was involved in the operation and development of the University's computing resources and research activities in the field of computing. The series consists of general correspondence dockets of the Computing Centre and includes a card catalogue.

ArrangedNumerical and Chronological
Related Series
Related

1374  Computing Centre Programmers Minute Book 1982 - 1986

667  Computing Centre Committee Minutes and Papers 1962 - 1991

542  Computing Centre Program Licence Agreement 1970 - 1976

1094  Professor R.B. Potts [Papers] 1974 - 1986

668  Computing Centre Administrative Records 1974 - 1994

Inventory Listing

Computing Centre General Correspondence Files

This item includes a card catalogue (Box 1).
Docket sequences are as follows:
1974: 1-68/1974 (yellow)
1975: 1-63/1975 (blue)
1976: 1-44/1976 (orange)
1977: 1-51/1977 (grey)
1978; 1-41/1978 (yellow)
1979: 1-29/1979 (pink)
1980: 1-14/1980 (white)
1981: 1-26/1981 (green)
1982: 1-20/1982 (red)
1983: 1-17/1983 (yellow)
1984: 1-10/1984 (blue)
1985: 1-10/1985 (peach)
1986: 1-10/1986 (grey)

Examples of correspondents and docket titles for 1974 are as follows:
Program Library - Senior Programmer: Culling of Program Library
Broken Hill Associated Smelters Propietary Ltd - Correspondence for Programs Nlwooda and Linwood
CDC Data Services - Conversion Routine for ACM Algorithms
Senior Programmer Director c/c 1975 - Duty Programming Responsibilities 11/3/75, Duty Programming and Training 1975
VIM, USA - Publications Status
Northwestern University - SPSS Paper Saving Mods
Collison and Co Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys - Copyright of Computer Programs
University of Melbourne - Correspondence on Focal and EDITF
Mr J Thacker, Department of Economics - Surge Documentation
J.B. Tratsart Ltd - Renewal of Subscription to Datamation
Malcom, P.J., Biometry Section Waite - SPSS without page ejects
Computing Centre - Open Day
British Consul General - Fortran Course Film Your Obedient Servant
University of London - Request for Program COCA

Date Range 1974 - 1986    Quantity 136 cm, 11 Type 3.1 boxes + 1 card catalogue
Inventory Identifier 063500001 Box Number 1 Series 635
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/0635.htm

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