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Foreign Language Association of North Carolina Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0435

Scope and Contents

The Foreign Language Association of North Carolina (FLANC) Records consists of Board materials, correspondence, administrative files, publications, audiovisual materials, and materials related to the annual conference held by FLANC.

Some highlights of the collection include audio interviews with foreign language teachers, FLANC's publication The Catalyst, and files related to national advisory committees or publications on foreign language instruction.

Dates

  • 1963 - 2013
  • Other: Date acquired: 2015 June 01

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information. Please see our Sensitive Materials Statement.

Biographical or Historical Information

Founded in 1967, the Foreign Language Association of North Carolina has developed into one of the largest and most active state language associations in the country. With over 700 members, FLANC represents the professional interest of educators and administrators from the elementary grades through the university level.

Extent

5.33 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged in the following series: Series 1: Board Materials Series 2: Conference Materials Series 3: Correspondence Series 4: Financial Records Series 5: FLANC Administrative Files Series 6: Publications Series 7: Audiovisual Materials

Offensive Language Statement

The UNC Greensboro University Libraries collects, preserves, and makes accessible unique and historical materials for learning and research. The nature of historical materials is such that some material may represent positions, norms, and values that are offensive and objectionable. These materials represent the opinions and actions of their creators. By providing access to these records in our reading room and through our digital collections, we recognize that archives and rare books can play a vital role in holding those creators accountable and in helping us learn from the past.

Our finding aids and other collection descriptions may occasionally re-use language provided by creators or former holders of the materials, but we strive to place outdated or offensive terminology in context. That said, we recognize that we may not always make the right decision and welcome feedback from all sources so we can learn and adjust our practices. Please contact us at scua@uncg.edu if you encounter problematic language in our finding aids or other collection description. We will review the language and, as appropriate, update it in a way that balances preservation of the original context with our ongoing commitment to describing materials with respectful and inclusive language.

Processing Information

Processed by Patrick Dollar.
Title
Foreign Language Association of North Carolina Records
Status
Completed
Author
Patrick Dollar
Date
08/10/2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US
336-334-5246