Recommended Citation

The following examples illustrate the suggested format for referring to archival and special collections in unpublished and published papers:

Citation format:

[item]
[collection title]. ([collection #])
University Libraries
Archives and Special Collections Department
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts
[Box #], [folder #].

Example citation:

Annual Report, 1997
YMCA of Greater Boston Records. (M 13)
University Libraries
Archives and Special Collections Department
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts
Box 1, folder 5.

Researchers must seek permission from the Archives and Special Collections Department to publish, exhibit, or display items, or parts thereof, from archival and manuscript collections.