Skip to main content

Instructional Technology Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA-5068

Scope and Contents

The Instructional Technology Center Records contain administrative and correspondence files as well as nearly 30 videos in varying formats, dating 1978-2003. However, most of the materials date 1999-2003. The video formats include VHS, Hi 8, Beta and SVHS, and most of them pertain to the Appalachian Loft in New York and ASU Convocation.

The correspondence and administrative files contain emails, faxes, invoices and letters, and pertain to: bills, media services, recording special events, Charles Kreszock (director of ITC), goals and missions, and financials. There are some memos about a spending freeze, gifts in kind, and personnel vacation requests.

Dates

  • 1978-2002, undated

Creator

Language

All materials in this collection are in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Historical Note

The Instructional Technology Center (ITC) was formed in 1976 under the Division of Academic Affairs, and consisted of Creative Services, Distance Learning and Video Services, Online Service, Public Services, and Support Services. The unit disbanded in 2006 and responsibilities of ITC were delegated to other units.

While in existence, ITC assisted the campus community in using and giving access to technology and audio/visual equipment, as well as providing audio and video production services. ITC aided in Appalachian's distance learning by providing appropriate technologies to facilitate course instruction away from the main campus.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (1 manuscript, 2 half-size manuscript, 1 records box)

Abstract

UA.5068: Instructional Technology Center Records is a collection relating to the Instructional Technology Center (ITC) that was formed in 1976 under the Division of Academic Affairs, and consisted of Creative Services, Distance Learning and Video Services, Online Service, Public Services, and Support Services. The Instructional Technology Center Records contain some administrative and correspondence files as well as nearly 30 videos in varying formats, dating 1978-2002.

Arrangement

This collection is divided into three series: Series I: Correspondence, Series II: Meeting Minutes and Financial Papers, and Series III: Audio Visual Materials. Files within each series are filed chronologically when possible.

Acquisition

These files were transferred in accordance to the retention schedule with University Archives from the Instructional Technology Center.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott and student assistant Virginia Johnson in February 2015.
Title
UA.5068: Instructional Technology Center Records, 1978-2002, undated
Status
Under Review
Author
Anita Elliott
Date
February 27, 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
218 College Street
Boone U.S.A. - North Carolina 28608-2026 United States
8282624975
8282624975 (Fax)