Records reflecting the responsibilities of the Council for Scientific Policy and various scientific committees and working parties, for science education and research, including scientific policy, funding, international scientific relations, and relations with other specialist bodies.
Agenda, minutes and papers of the Council for Scientific Policy are in ED 215, with those of some of its sub-committees and working parties in ED 214. Minutes and papers of the Council's Committee on Manpower Resources for Science and Technology (Jackson Committee) are in ED 210.
Agenda, minutes and papers of other scientific committees, arranged as follows:
- Advisory Committee on the Animals (Restriction of Importation) Act 1964 in ED 258;
- Committee on International Scientific Co-operation in ED 257;
- Committee on Overseas Scientific Relations and sub-committees in ED 252;
- Mineral Resources Consultative Committee in ED 222.
Registered files of the General Science Branch are in ED 273.
Advisory Board for the Research Councils, Sub-Committees and Working Groups: Agendas, Papers and Minutes are in ED 279