The Fossil Record, 1990-2015


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Consists of a record set of "The Fossil Record," a quarterly newsletter published by the Department of Paleobiology. The newsletters document staff research and fieldwork; conferences, special events, and meetings; collections management; exhibitions; department publications; and fundraising activities. Materials include newsletters. Some publications also include a reference set available to researchers. Contact the SIA Reference Staff for further information.


National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Paleobiology

Uniform title

Fossil record: the Department of Paleobiology newsletter


Series Level Description


  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1990
  • 1990-2015

Restrictions & Rights

  • Non-circulating record set of publications Permanently closed
  • Unrestricted reference set of publications Open


  • Fieldwork
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Museums
  • Paleobiology
  • Exhibitions
  • Paleontology
  • Natural history museums
  • Museums--Collection management
  • Research



Local number

SIA RS00799

Physical description

2.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings