Browse by Subject "Federal aid to libraries --United States"

  • Monroe, Margaret E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    Almost all discussion of federal legislation for libraries ends, if indeed it does not begin, with the problem of support versus control. If support is desirable, is control inevitable ? Library education has long taken ...
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  • Low, Edmon (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    Federal aid to libraries is a fairly recent phenomenon in the library field. Librarians began their first serious bid for some funds to help extend library services to rural areas just after World War II and, after about ...
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  • Skipper, James E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    It has become increasingly obvious that libraries today cannot provide adequate service under conditions of local self-sufficiency. A variety of programs are required on the national level which cannot be provided by ...
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  • Kee, S. Janice (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    The Problems In studying the origin of the word, "impact," and successive definitions from Oxford to Webster, I found that it was first used in the sense of binding; later in the more forceful sense of striking or hitting. ...
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  • Bomar, Cora Paul (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    Not too many years ago a dream was born in the Hotel Congressional in Washington when the ALA Committee on Legislation invited a few public, school, and college librarians, and consultants from the Library Services ...
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  • Adkinson, Burton W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    What some of you may be hoping for is a blueprint for getting federal support for library programs. I should warn you that there is no such blueprint, for the simple reason that there is no universal proposal. Every ...
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  • Crosland, Dorothy M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    When Mrs. Ladley's letter came last winter inviting me to participate in this conference concerning federal legislation for libraries, I had just returned from Washington, which had been covered with a heavy snow. Her ...
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  • Leigh, Carma Russell (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    We who administer, implement, or are affected by the federal legislation for libraries enacted in the last ten years are inclined to assume that the federal government's relation to libraries began in 1956 with the ...
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