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AIP Human Resources miscellaneous publications, 1972-2012

Description of Collection


American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives.

Papers created by

American Institute of Physics. Human Resources.

Size of collection

0.25 linear feet
1 half manuscript box

Short description of collection

Publications from the American Institute of Physics' Human Resources Division that include brochures, handbooks, and employee newsletters.

Language(s) of collection


Collection number:


Historical Note

The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is a not-for-profit membership corporation chartered in New York State in 1931 for the purpose of promoting the advancement and diffusion of the knowledge of physics and its application to human welfare. Its members are leading societies in the fields of physics and astronomy, and its activities include providing services to its member societies in publishing, finance, and education. The responsibility of this office is to provide personnel services to the employees of the American Institute of Physics and to several Member Societies.

Scope and Contents of Collection

The collection contains miscellaneous publications printed by the American Institute of Physics Human Resources Division for the public, and include brochures, employee handbooks, and copies of their "Employee Connection" newsletter.

Restrictions on Use and Access

Selected Search Terms

These papers have been indexed in the International Catalog of Sources for History of Physics and Allied Sciences (ICOS) using the following terms. Those seeking related materials should search under these terms.


American Institute of Physics.
American Institute of Physics. Human Resources.

Subject terms

Physics. Publishing.
Physics. Societies, etc.

Genre terms


Organization and Arrangement of Collection

The collection is organized by type beginning with brochures and followed by newsletters. Each type is arranged alphabetically with newsletters in chronological order.

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Collection is added to on an annual basis as new publications are received.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Amanda Nelson in 2012.

Preferred Citation of Collection

Box [number], Folder [number], AIP Human Resources miscellaneous publications. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library & Archives, College Park, MD 20740, USA.

Administrative Information


Finding Aid to the AIP Human Resources miscellaneous publications, 1972-2012


American Institute of Physics Niels Bohr Library & Archives

One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740


Encoding Information

Machine-readable finding aid encoded by Amanda Nelson in 2011. Any revisions made to this finding aid occurred as part of the editing and encoding process.

American Institute of Physics Human Resources miscellaneous publications, 1972-2012

Box 1 Folder 1 Employee handbook, 1972, 1982
Folder 2 Medical benefits brochure, 1972
Folder 3 Employee Connection newsletter (electronic copies available), 2010-2012