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ARCHIVAL COLLECTION Identifier: 00048-test

Stephen Adler papers


  • 1945-2013


Conditions Governing Access

Select materials in this collection are subject to the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy (1986). Restrictions have been indicated at the series-level.

Per the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy, Institute records remain under restriction for 30 years from the date of the record’s creation. Additionally, all institutional records related to personnel (including human resources record and/or records related to recommendation and/or appointment to the Institute) remain restricted for the lifetime of both the creator and subject.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers are welcome to publish, reproduce, and use the Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center’s holdings in accordance with U.S. Copyright Law. Under the Fair Use doctrine, users may freely reproduce materials for personal research, teaching, and/or scholarship. Under the same doctrine, users may cite or publish selected passages and/or quotations for comment and criticism. In accordance to U.S. Copyright Law, researchers seeking to reproduce and/or publish materials in the entirety and/or for commercial purposes will require the permission of the copyright holder.

The Institute for Advanced Study holds the copyright to materials generated by Institute employees over the course of their work for the Institute. Where the Institute for Advanced Study holds the copyright, researchers are free to reproduce materials for one-time, non-commercial purposes. For all other cases, researchers are responsible for contacting the Archives Center to request permission at: For all materials for which the Institute is not the copyright holder, researchers that choose to pursue publication and/or reproduction are responsible for determining the individual who does hold the copyright and requesting permission directly from that individual. Researchers with questions regarding the reproduction or use of archival materials can contact the Archives Center to request help at:


50 Linear Feet (48 record storage containers, 1 document storage container, and 1 oversized storage container)

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This materials are arranged into the following series: Administrative Materials, Research Materials, Personal Materials, Memoir, Publications, and Oversized Materials.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Stephen Adler donated these materials to the Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center.

Processing Information

Upon receipt, archivists rehoused materials into acid-free containers for long-term preservation. Archivists retained all of the original folder titles created by Stephen Adler as well as the original series Adler used to organize his materials. At the point of processing, archivists created a single artifical series for oversized materials separated for storage purposes.


Guide to the Stephen Adler papers
Caitlin Rizzo created this finding aid.
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This finding aid is written in English.