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Center for Statistics and Probability Discussion Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 8/2/9/0

Scope and Contents

The sixty one discussion papers distributed by Northwestern University's Center for Statistics and Probability are contained in one and one-half boxes and span the period 1976-1982. The Center was created in February, 1976 to facilitate interdisciplinary research in statistics and probability. The discussion papers series was designed to report research in progress prior to its formal publication in scholarly journals. Contributors to the series were from several schools and departments at Northwestern, as well as from other institutions. The series lacks Discussion Papers #17 and #39; several other numbers exist only as photocopies.

Dates

  • 1976-1982

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored at a remote campus location and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at specialcollections@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

2.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The sixty one discussion papers distributed by Northwestern University's Center for Statistics and Probability are contained in one and one-half boxes and span the period 1976-1982. The Center was created in February, 1976 to facilitate interdisciplinary research in statistics and probability. The discussion papers series was designed to report research in progress prior to its formal publication in scholarly journals. Contributors to the series were from several schools and departments at Northwestern, as well as from other institutions. The series lacks Discussion Papers #17 and #39; several other numbers exist only as photocopies.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged in chronological order.

Method of Acquisition

Meyer Dwass, director of the Center for Statistics and Probability, transferred the bulk of this series to the University Archives on November 11, 1980 (Accession #80-179). The Archives staff secured missing numbers in June, 1982.

Processing Information

Catherine M. Krane and Mary Ann Webber; June-November, 1983.
Title
Guide to the Center for Statistics and Probability Discussion Papers
Author
Catherine M. Krane and Mary Ann Webber
Date
01/06/1983
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635