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Special Collections Policy
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Special Collections Policy
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VII. A-17
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To provide archival support to the university and to fulfill the obligation of the Library to preserve rare and special materials.


Faculty Publications:            

On occasion, the Library receives books or other materials written by faculty, staff and alumni. These materials, representing the scholarship of the University community, will be collected and housed in the Special Collections area.

Saudi Collection:            

This collection will include materials in various formats about the history and culture of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 

Vertical File:                    

Non-monographic materials that are deemed to be of historical significance, relating to Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University and its founders. The vertical file will also house material on the culture, history, and ecology of the Eastern Province. 

PMU Publication:

Please see PMU Publication Repository Policy.