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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established in ???? When the university decided to separate traditional FARMS activities from the manuscript preservation and archiving work of the Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), it was also decided to bring BYU's Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI) under the same umbrella. BYU needed to contain these three separate areas in an administrational organization, and so the Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established. The Research Technology Group, which developed the WordCruncher program, was also incorporated. In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established in 2001. Daniel Oswald served as the executive director from 2001-2003 and Noel B. Reynolds served from 2003 to 2006. In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.
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==Variant names==
 
==Variant names==
  
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ISPART
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
  
Established: [[established in::date::2006]]
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Established: [[established in::date::2001]]
  
Abolished: [[abolished in::date::-]]
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Abolished: [[abolished in::date::2006]]
  
Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::2006]]-[[date::-]])
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Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
 
==Functions==
 
==Functions==
  
 
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.
  
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
  
The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group.  All divisions functioned under the direction of an executive director who acted the same as a  
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The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group.  All divisions functioned under the direction of an executive director who acted in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.
  
 
==Associated Units==
 
==Associated Units==
  
Superior unit: [[subordinate to::Brigham Young University]]
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Superior unit: [[subordinate to::Brigham Young University]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
Later unit: [[later unit::Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship]]
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
==Associated Archival Materials==
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
  
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Middle Eastern Texts Initiative]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
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Subordinate unit: [[superior to::Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts. Research Technology Group]] ([[date::2001]]-[[date::2006]])
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Associated unit: [[associated with::Harold B. Lee Library. Library Information Systems Dept.]] ([[date::2004]])
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Later unit: [[later unit::Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship]] ([[date::2006]])
  
 
==Sources==
 
==Sources==
  
Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website: http://maxwellinstitute.byu.edu/ ()
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Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group;In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.)
   
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LDS Philanthropies, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from LDS Philanthropies website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.)
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Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from the BYU news website (ISPART was created in 2001.)
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Brigham Young University, News Release.  Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology news archive website (Daniel Oswald served as the executive director.)
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Brigham Young University, News Release.  Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from BYU news website (Noel B. Reynolds served as the executive director beginning in 2003)
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==Maintenance Information==
 
==Maintenance Information==
  
 
Record ID: EAC-2010-00052
 
Record ID: EAC-2010-00052
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LCCN: nr2003004093
  
 
Creator: CEP
 
Creator: CEP

Latest revision as of 14:20, 28 September 2012

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was established in 2001. Daniel Oswald served as the executive director from 2001-2003 and Noel B. Reynolds served from 2003 to 2006. In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.

Variant names

ISPART

Description

Established: 2001

Abolished: 2006

Location: Provo, Utah (2001-2006)

Functions

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group. All divisions functioned under the direction of an executive director who acted in the same capacity as a Dean of an academic department.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (2001-2006)

Subordinate unit: Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts. Research Technology Group (2001-2006)

Associated unit: Harold B. Lee Library. Library Information Systems Dept. (2004)

Later unit: Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship (2006)

Sources

Brigham Young University, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 9,2010, from Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (ISPART) was the administering body for the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS), Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART), Middle Eastern Texts Initiative (METI), and Research Technology Group;In 2006, the BYU Board of Trustees renamed ISPART the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship.)

LDS Philanthropies, Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from LDS Philanthropies website (The Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts helped recover, preserve, study, and publish ancient documents. The institute was specifically interested in the Bible and its historical context, the manuscript sources of Eastern Christianity, and Book of Mormon scholarship.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from the BYU news website (ISPART was created in 2001.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology news archive website (Daniel Oswald served as the executive director.)

Brigham Young University, News Release. Retrieved on April 12, 2010, from BYU news website (Noel B. Reynolds served as the executive director beginning in 2003)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2010-00052

LCCN: nr2003004093

Creator: CEP