The following guidelines from the Society of American Archivists offer good general information about donating records to an archival repository:
Donating to Andover-Harvard Theological Library
Please contact Special Collections (617.998.1424) if you are interested in donating manuscripts or archival records to Andover-Harvard Theological Library.
For information about the the library's collecting guidelines and about preparing your materials for donation, please see the following:
Donating Unitarian Universalist Minister Papers
(Includes UU ministers and other individuals on a selected basis)
Records and personal papers are governed by terms of a legal gift agreement, contracted between Harvard University and the donor. The terms of the gift agreement are discussed and reviewed when the archival material is transferred here.