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Academic Affairs. Division Of Lifelong Learning. Continuing Education Division (University Of Maine) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA RG 0006-013-003

Scope and Contents

The record series Summer Session Records contains: copies of the Maine Notes newsletter which includes updates on campus activities. There are also class schedules, announcements, brochures, enrollment statistics, pamphlets, and correspondence and memorandums regarding specific classes, events, and conferences.

The record series Event & Course Records contains: copies of the Maine Notes newsletter which includes updates on campus activities. Also, includes: calendars, announcements, enrollment statistics, newspaper supplements with course offerings, and pamphlets for classes at the University of Maine Orono, University of Maine in Portland, Aroostook State Teachers College, Lewiston-Auburn, Bangor, and Augusta. And Continuing Education Division budget material and meeting agendas and minutes.


  • Creation: 1903-1998

Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval. Personal identifiable and legally protected information will be redacted before release.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical / Historical

The University Extension Division of the University of Maine at Orono was established in 1925 and discontinued in 1929. Between 1937 and 1944 Extension courses were offered under the School of Education. In 1945, the General Extension Divison was established as part of the School of Education. The name was changed to the Continuing Education Division in 1963.


6 boxes

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The Records Group is broken down intellectually into the following record series: 1. Summer Session Records and 2. Event & Course Records. Physically the records are arranged by subject.

Box numbers have changed:

  1. Old Box #398 (New Box #1)
  2. Old Box #399 (New Box #2)
  3. Old Box #400 (New Box #3)
  4. Old Box #401 (New Box #4)
  5. Old Box #290 (New Box #5)
  6. Old Box #290a (New Box #6)


The processing archivist appraised the records and destroyed duplicate copies of items.


Accruals from the University of Maine Division Of Lifelong Learning (formerly Continuing Education Division) are anticipated.

Processing Information

Processed by Matthew Revitt, December 2019, Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department. Processing involved a collection survey and intellectual arrangement into series and the creation of this finding aid. Material was rehoused into appropriate archival containers and the boxes and folders numbered and titled using information from ArchivesSpace.

University Of Maine. Continuing Education Division Records
Matthew Revitt
January 29, 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States