IMF Institute Records
1949-1990, predominant 1974-1987
Level of description
- photographic recordsmoving imagessound recordings
31 linear feet of textual records
Conditions governing access
Records created from 1986 or earlier are open according to the Archives Access Policy. Files will be screened by reference staff for any time restrictions.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of multiple-media records which document the major operations and activities of the IMF Institute since its establishment in May 1964 as well as the early training program of its predecessor, the Training Committee from 1949 to 1963. Records of the Immediate Office (1963-1989) document the arrangement and delivery of economics courses and seminars at headquarters and abroad, collaboration with other international and regional training institutions and IMF departments, and its divisions as they were established. The fonds also comprises records created by the Institute's English Division (1979-1990) relating to course content.