Mennonite Library & Archives (Fresno Pacific University)

Identity area

Identifier

MLA

Authorized form of name

Mennonite Library & Archives (Fresno Pacific University)

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • University
  • Religious
  • Educational

Contact area

 

Hannah Keeney Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

Fresno Pacific University
1717 S. Chestnut Ave.

Locality

Fresno

Region

CA

Country name

United States

Postal code

93702

Telephone

559-453-3347

Fax

URL

Note

 

Kevin Enns-Rempel

Type

Address

Street address

Fresno Pacific University
1717 S. Chestnut Ave.

Locality

Fresno

Region

CA

Country name

United States

Postal code

93702

Telephone

559-453-2225

Fax

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Mennonite Library & Archives at Fresno Pacific University (formerly known as the Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies) was established in 1962.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

It is the official archives of the former General Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, the Pacific District Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, and Fresno Pacific University.

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

As the official repository of records for the General Conference and Pacific District Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, the ML&A is responsible for preserving all archival records created by those entities. It also collects a wide variety of papers donated by individuals relating to Mennonite Brethren history.

Buildings

The ML&A is located in the Hiebert Library, on the main campus of Fresno Pacific University.

Holdings

Finding aids, guides and publications

Further information about its library and archival holdings are available at http://fresno.libguides.com/mla.

Access area

Opening times

Regular hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

While research appointments are not required, we recommend that you call ahead to confirm hours and availability of staff to provide assistance at specific times.

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Fresno Pacific University 1717 S. Chestnut Ave.
Fresno, CA
US 93702