Campus Security Collection
Scope and Contents
This collection includes documents and information about the security incident at Virginia Tech and how to stay safe on Elon’s campus. This collection is arranged alphabetically and then chronologically by type of material and/or title of document. Folders include campus safety reports, campus security events, crime statistics, dating violence participation guide, E-net news articles, emergency cell phone article, memorandum-assaults, newspaper clippings, sexual assault awareness month, and many forms of correspondence. The items in this collection offer a glimpse into the processes involved in promoting students help the department create a safe campus, as well as an informational resource to help manifest what the department is already doing to achieve this goal. One of the larger series in the collection (Newsletters) offers past and relevant examples of how Elon attempts to inform students on the promotion of safety on Elon’s campus.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research
The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.
Biographical / Historical
This collection is generated by the Elon archives related to campus security. The Elon University Safety and Police Department carries out the overall mission of the university by being a service oriented agency that is committed to creating partnerships with the Elon community. This collection carries out the community principles to maintain a safe working, living and learning environment. For more information about the overall mission of the Elon University Safety and Police Department, visit www.elon.edu.
.5 Linear Feet (1 archival box)
Language of Materials
This collection includes papers relating to the security incident at Virginia Tech on April 9th, 2007. Emails and E-net articles mention campus security issues here at Elon. The Elon University Safety and Police Department strives to maintain a safe working, living and learning environment.
The collection is arranged alphabetically and then chronologically by type of material and/or title of document.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Proveddef by Trent Dodson
- Trent Dodson
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