Browse Allerton Park Institute by Title

  • Harlan, Harold O. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    When you, and those associated with you in planning your library's program of service, have defined your objectives and identified the public you seek to serve, it is necessary to consider means of satisfying the needs ...

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  • Veysey, Laurence R. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    While working on "The Emergence of the American University, 1865-1910," for my doctoral dissertation in American history at the University of California at Berkeley, I visited the archives of eleven leading universities. ...

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  • Bomar, Cora Paul (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    At this Institute we have been concerned with examining research and practical experience that support the concept of a school library materials center; we have teamed of new resources for the school library materials ...

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  • Fenwick, Sara Innis (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    Change has become a constant, and the acceptance of this factor in all areas of our living has had the effect of continually challenging the assumptions that guide our personal and public relationships, and our productivity. ...

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  • Lohrer, Alice (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    In the relatively short history of school library development, each decade since 1920 could be characterized as centering attention on a particular phase of organization or service pattern. The school library profession ...

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  • Lancour, Harold (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    For three days early in October, 1954, forty-nine city, state, county, and regional school library supervisors met together at Allerton House, the attractive conference facility maintained by the University of Illinois at ...

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  • MacBean, Dilla (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    With the vast changes in the rapidly expanding educational program of today we have witnessed new areas and new services encompased in the curriculum and within the school as school boards, administrators, teachers, pupils, ...

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  • Douglas, Mary Peacock (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    The problems confronting the school library supervisor fall in a pattern of categories although there is much overlapping. This chapter deals with some of the problems which stand out under these various headings: I - ...

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  • Nickel, Mildred L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    The expression "community unit" is not well known; in Illinois it is used to designate a school district in which consolidation has taken place, with one board of education and one administrator for all twelve grades. ...

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  • Richardson, Selma K. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    Concern for the quality and future of our environment has brought together representatives from a number of disciplines and interests and has prompted many people and organizations to foster an awareness of the crucial ...

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  • Davis, Watson (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1960)
    In this onrushing scientific era, so inadequately characterized as either the atomic or the space age, it is a truism to contend that everyone should know about science. Everyone must. The results of scientific progress ...

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  • Dickman, Joseph E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1960)
    It would be presumptious for me to tell librarians the advantages of the printed word in communication, but in case there are any audio-visual enthusiasts present, let me review some of the advantages of the printed ...

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  • Seitz, Frederick (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1960)
    Structures of Civilization The various civilizations of mankind known to us are characterized both by remarkable similarities, stemming from the common problems of humanity in all environments, and by quite remarkable ...

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  • Quigley, Stephen T. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    The nature of the work done on environmental problems at the American Chemical Society depends, of course, on the nature and purpose of the society. The society is a nonprofit scientific and educational society with ...

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  • Shipman, Joseph C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    In preparing this paper, the author turned first to Science Reference Notes which is an interesting and useful tool to anyone concerned with scientific and technical reference materials and a ready launching platform ...

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  • Childers, Thomas (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    This paper reviews the origins of the unobtrusive method of evaluating reference service in libraries, setting the method in a theoretical and organizational context. Drawing examples from the more than sixty studies ...

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  • Zimmerman, Gerald (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    The Chicago Public Library's interest in the environmental sciences dates from March 1971 when it was announced that Montgomery Ward and Company was giving the library $25,000 to establish a special environmental ...

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  • Welch, Helen M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    The special problems and prospects of the selection and acquisition of foreign publications deal with no trivial portion of world publication. UNESCO's book production figures for 1960 assign less than five per cent of ...

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  • Goldhor, Herbert (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    We present here the papers which were given at the ninth annual Institute sponsored by the Faculty of the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science and held from Sunday, November 11, to Wednesday, November ...

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