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UNO Budget Information Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0078

Scope and Contents

The UNO Budget Information Collection contains records gathered from a variety of sources, related to the budget of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, dating from about 1933/1934 until about 2010/2011. Records cover the operating budget and other organizational budgets, including correspondence, committees and task forces, budget guidelines, allocations, reallocations, recommendations, requests, summaries, approvals, Faculty Senate participation, statements by community members, and miscellaneous information. Also included are binders comprising fact books for Appropriations Committee hearings, Budget Commission reports, SABC Records operating budget supplemental data, and other budget-related background information from 1969-1993 (with the bulk circa 1977-1987).

New material added June 26, 2018: Annual University Financial Reports and University Audits 1951-2010; Arts & Sciences and Eppley Administration Building Floor plans used during move of Accounting Services from ASH to EAB in the mid 1980s.


  • Creation: 1933-2011


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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at


10.5 Cubic Feet (8 boxes; 17 binders)


Boxed records are organized by topics and subtopics, after the pattern of the University Archives file cabinets. Binders have not yet been further arranged or described.

Custodial History

Accession records are incomplete or absent. The materials originated with a diverse range of UNO offices, departments, and organizations and arrived in University Archives via a variety of channels.

New material added June 26, 2018: Four boxes (six cubic feet) of loosely bound reports transferred to University Archives from Accounting Services in June 2018.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

University of Nebraska at Omaha


New materials are transferred to the Criss Library on an irregular schedule.

Related Materials

University of Omaha and University of Nebraska at Omaha Financial Records

Processing Information

Processed by Cynthia Taylor, Archives Assistant, 1980-2012.

UNO Budget Information Collection
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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2nd edition

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States