Browse by Subject "Library science --History"

  • Jumonville, Florence M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    In 1925 the Carnegie Corporation granted $50,000 to Louisiana, a state then “backward in library development,” to fund a demonstration of rural public library development. Essae M. Culver, a California librarian, was chosen ...

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  • Zandonade, Tarcisio (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    This article examines the project of Jesse Hauk Shera (1903–82), carried out originally in association with his colleague Margaret Egan, of formulating an epistemological foundation for a library science in which ...

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  • Rayward, W. Boyd, 1939- (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    Underlying this collection of papers is a belief in the value of history in helping us to achieve a reasonably full understanding of current trends of development in what we might call society’s “knowledge apparatus” and ...

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