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Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies Fonds

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Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies Fonds

Fonds #

2064

Title

Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies fonds

Dates of Creation

1964–2015

Extent

4.95 m of textual records.

Administrative History

In 1964, the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies (CRRS) was established by the Board of Regents to be: a research institute dedicated to the Renaissance and Reformation while having the Andrew James Bell Erasmus collection at its core, and; to develop a broader collection of reference works, texts, and bibliographical material for the period of ca. 1500–1700. The CRRS was co-publisher of the journal Renaissance and Reformation, it later began publishing the journals Early Theatre and Confraternitas, as well as five lines of books.

Custodial History

The records in Series 4 were received directly from the Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies.

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of nine series: annual reports, announcements of activities, programmes, projects, bulletins, 1965–2006; Committee records, 1964–2001; correspondence/subject files, 1964–2001; Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies, 1974–2015; Toronto Renaissance and Reformation Colloquium, 1967–1999; Renaissance and Reformation, 1964–2000; records relating to infrastructure, 1976-2005; records relating to programs, 1971-2010; records relating to library collections, 1977-2005

  • Series 1: Annual reports, announcements of activities, programmes, projects, bulletins, 1965–2004
  • Series 2: Committee records, 1964–2001
  • Series 3: Correspondence/subject files, 1964–2001
  • Series 4: Canadian Society for Renaissance Studies, 1974–2015
  • Series 5: Toronto Renaissance and Reformation Colloquium, 1967–1999
  • Series 6: Renaissance and Reformation, 1964–2000
  • Series 7: Records relating to infrastructure, 1976-2005
  • Series 8: Records relating to programs, 1971-2010
  • Series 9: Records relating to library collections, 1977-2005

Notes

Source of Title Proper

Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Accruals

Further accruals are expected.

Access points

  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)—Libraries

Subjects

  • Academic libraries
  • Renaissance studies