Mount Saint Vincent University Archives houses the institutional records of Mount Saint Vincent College and University, including faculty and alumnae collections, as well as select community records pertaining to social justice issues.
Series forms part of the Mount Saint Vincent University School of Nursing fonds and consists of minutes and correspondence of various committees which were associated with the School of Nursing at Mount Saint Vincent University These committees include the Library Committee: Dalhousie/MSVU (1972-1973), Advisory Committee (1965-1971), Fourth Year Basic Degree Committee (1973-1974), Admissions Committee (1971-1976), Curriculum Committee (1973-1974), Coordinating Committee - Baccalaureate Program (1974-1975), Third Year Sub-Committee (1971-1972), and the Four Years Committee (1973-1974). The series also includes a report of the Review Committee of the School of Nursing at Dalhousie University (1970) and a report produced by the Advisory Committee of the School of Nursing and the Committee on Studies for the Canadian Conference of University Schools of Nursing (1965).
Series forms part of the Mount Saint Vincent University School of Nursing fonds and consists of correspondence, newsletters, reports, and conference materials from associations associated with the Mount Saint Vincent University School of Nursing including the Canadian Nurses Association (1962-1976), the Registered Nurses Association of Nova Scotia (1978-79), the Canadian University Nursing Students Association (1973), the Canadian Atlantic University School of Nursing (1970 -1976), Canadian Conference of University Schools of Nursing (1959-1972), and the Catholic Hospital Association of the United States and Canada (1938). The series also consists of a survey conducted by the Registered Nurses Association of Nova Scotia on Nursing Schools in Nova Scotia (1966).
Fonds consists of minutes of meetings of the Inter-University Committee (1970-1971) which include minutes of the sub-committee to explore cooperation with the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD). Also consists of existing agreements on cooperation between Dalhousie University and Mount Saint Vincent University (1973), and NSCAD (1971).
Fonds consists of meeting minutes of Gingerbread House (1973), guidelines for parents, flyers and forms, correspondence (1973-1974), background material, Charter and procedures for Gingerbread House, including a proposal presented to the MSVU Board of Governors (1973) and correspondence (1973). Fonds includes material related to discussions concerning the need for day care at MSVU (1971-1972), and minutes and reports of the MSVU Day Care Committee, and feasibility study materials (1971-1972).