IOWAVE, 1943-1945

Collection Overview

Title: IOWAVE, 1943-1945

Record Series: 20/03/03/01

Record Group:

20/03/03 WAVES Collections

Creator: The WAVES

Date: 1943-1945

Extent: 1 box (0.42 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: Materials entirely in English.

Information for Users

Accessing the Collection:

No restrictions. Materials are open for research.

Technical Access: Some issues of the IOWAVE have been digitized and are available online in ScholarWorks.

Sensitive Materials Statement: Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy or similar laws, and the Iowa Open Records Law (see Iowa Code § 22.7). 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 Northern Iowa assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], in the [Series Title] #[series number], [folder number or title when applicable], [Collection Name], Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa. 

General Use, Reproduction, and Copyright Policies

Many items housed in the Rod Library Special Collections & University Archives, including unpublished images and manuscripts, may be protected by copyright, publication rights, trademarks, or model release rights which the library does not own and for which the library cannot grant permission or licensing. Materials currently under copyright are usually still available for research and limited reproduction under Fair Use laws. However, it is the sole responsibility of the patron to determine whether or not their use of a given material falls within Fair Use guidelines and to obtain permission for said use from the rightful copyright owner. If you are unsure where to begin, please consult the Copyright LibGuide. Please note that it is not the library's responsibility to locate or contact copyright holders for a patron, and neither the library nor library employees are responsible for copyright violations of the materials to which they facilitate research access. Please see our full General Use and Service Policies for more information.

Historical Note

IOWAVE was a weekly publication by the Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES) during World War II.

Scope and Content

Some issues of the IOWAVE have been digitized as PDFs and are available online in ScholarWorks.


Box 1

  • Folders 1-3: IOWAVE 1943-1945
  • Folder 4: IOWAVE history
  • Folders 5-6: IOWAVE booklets

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Library Associate Dave Hoing, August 2017. Updated by Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2018. Linear feet updated by Library Assistant Joy Lynn, September 19, 2017.