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Ohio Northern University, Student Organizations Records

Identifier: 0021

Collection Overview

This collection contains records created by various Ohio Northern University student organizations. These records document aspects of the functions and activities of the representated organizations, and provide insights into student life outside of the classroom.


  • Creation: 1889-2020

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Note: In compliance with University Policy 6.1 if the user is affiliated with a media organization, or if the intended outcome for archival work is create a product that wil be featured by the media, then the user should first contact ONU's Communication and Marketing Office to coordinate their archival research/media request.

Conditions Governing Use

Ohio Northern University maintains copyright for institutional records in accordance with U.S. copyright law. Collections may contain third-party materials for which copyright is not help. Users are responsible for determining the appropriate use and reuse of materials.


13.7 Linear Feet (13 containers)

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This collection contains records created by various Ohio Northern University student organizations.


As an academic archives that strives to advance historical research and understanding of our shared histories, the ONU Archives is committed to preserving and making accessible original, historic materials. This commitment to preserving materials in an uncensored form means that collections may contain offensive text, images, or recordings.

Processing Information

Collection was was originally processed by Ohio Northern University student Shaq Watson in the Fall of 2021 as part of "Preserving and Amplifying Diverse Voices at ONU" grant. Supported in part by an award from the Ohio Historical Records Advisory Board, through funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), National Archives and Records Administration.

VHS recordings for the Gospel Ensemble and Black Student Union were digitized by Skye Shi, Office of Multicultural Development student employee during the Fall of 2021.

The Association of Women Student Records was processed by Peace Oyebode in the Spring of 2023 as a part of the OhioLINK Luminaries Internship program.

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Repository Details

Part of the Ohio Northern University Archives Repository

Heterick Memorial Library
525 South Main Street
Ada Ohio 45810 United States