Collection SC Eaton - Eaton collection

Zone d'identification

Cote

GB 249 SC Eaton

Titre

Eaton collection

Date(s)

  • 1813-1976 (Production)

Niveau de description

Collection

Étendue matérielle et support

13.5 metres
Books

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur

(1915-1972)

Notice biographique

John Carnegie Eaton was educated at the University of Glasgow and graduated with an MA in 1937 with honours in mathematics and natural philosophy. He went on to serve as lecturer, 1950-1966, and later senior lecturer, 1966-1972, in the Department of Mathematics at the Royal Technical College, Glasgow (later the University of Strathclyde). He was a member of the Court and Senate of the University of Strathclyde and a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society. He also played a leading part in the campaign to establish the University of Stirling.

Histoire archivistique

Source immédiate d'acquisition ou de transfert

The collection was gifted to the University Library for the reading room named after John C. Eaton in the McCance building following his death in 1972.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

John C. Eaton’s working collection of books from his office in the Mathematics Department of the University of Strathclyde. Includes items on mathematics, science and higher education.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation

Accroissements

Mode de classement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by author.

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

Open

Conditions de reproduction

Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Notes de langue et graphie

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Instruments de recherche

All the books in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.

Search "MLSPJE" to find a full list of titles in the Eaton collection

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

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Descriptions associées

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Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)

Mots-clés

Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Langue(s)

Écriture(s)

Sources

Zone des entrées

Personnes et organismes associés

Genres associés

Lieux associés