Reports and Research Notes, 1988-2013

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Includes a record set of reports and research notes issued by the Office of Policy and Analysis (OP&A), the Smithsonian Institution's internal unit for research, planning, performance measurement, policy analysis, evaluation, and consultation relating to management, operations, programs, and services of central administration, units, and offices. OP&A was known as the Institutional Studies Office from 1987-2000. Some publications also include a reference set available to researchers. Contact the SIA Reference Staff for further information. Materials include publications. Some reports are missing.


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Repository Loc.

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


  • 1988
  • 1988-2013

Restrictions & Rights

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


  • Periodicals
  • Museums
  • Management
  • Museums--Management
  • Research


Serials (publications)

Local number

SIA RS01316

Physical description

18.50 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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