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  • Del Negro, Janice M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)

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  • Gaffney, Loretta (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)

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  • Del Negro, Janice M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)

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  • Campbell, H.C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    The Public Libraries Act of Ontario, which applies to libraries in cities, towns and villages throughout the Province, provides the general management, regulation and control of Public Libraries in cities through a ...

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  • Estabrook, Leigh S. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    The Allerton Park Conference on "Applying Research to Practice" marked the anniversary of the founding of the Library Research Center 30 years earlier. The Library Research Center (LRC) was established in 1961 by Robert ...

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  • Brichford, Maynard (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    How records are appraised and processed in the University Archives at Illinois will be the subject of this discussion. At the University of Illinois, the University Archives is located in the Library. Wherever the ...

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  • Turock, Betty J. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    Over the past twenty years, librarianship has promulgated quantitative evaluation through the application of output measures to a goal-based model, even in the face of evidence that such an approach makes difficult the ...

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  • Woods, Bill M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    An important problem with serials is bibliographic control. What good does it do for libraries to select, acquire, record, catalog, and bind large holdings of serial publications if the contents of those serials remain ...

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  • King, Darlene (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1971)

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  • Henderson, William T. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    There are two valid reasons for binding serials: preservation and convenience. Other reasons may be given or may be apparent at times, such as the prestige derived from a complete bound run of a particular title, or ...

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  • Coffin, Lewis C. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    "Most of the great rarities in this huge treasure room are here because of the conquests of my country's armies over a period of several centuries," explained a European national librarian as he guided me through his ...

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  • O'Malley, Judith (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    The need to know and the need to tell drives storytelling, drives learning and fuels understanding. Whether formal or informal, oral or written, stories tell children they are included in the community. Books share with ...

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  • Nesbitt, Elizabeth (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1956)
    Children's librarians, traditionally and actually, have always felt that an essential part of their work is to broaden a child's interests in reading and to deepen his appreciation of quality in books. In other words, ...

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  • Epstein, Louis (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1967)
    I am neither a librarian nor a publisher, and the topic originally assigned to me, "Main Distribution Agencies for Books," is so vast that I know of no single person qualified to deal with the whole of it. However, one ...

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  • Peterson, Theodore (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    On Friday, January 19, 1969, Martin S. Ackerman, who professedly had come to the presidency of the Curtis Publishing Company as savior, announced that the Saturday Evening Post would cease publication with its February ...

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  • Maehr, Martin L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1987)
    This article is concerned with how persons in leadership roles can elicit the motivation, commitment, and personal investment of members of an organization. Recent research on employee motivation is briefly summarized ...

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  • Rufsvold, Margaret I. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    A distinguished librarian in California believes that "books are basic" and that, "It's wicked to call a library a materials center. '* But another equally distinguished librarian from California says, "the soundest ...

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  • May, Gertrude D. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1954)
    The selection of printed materials is one of the most important tasks of a school librarian. It involves many factors - endeavoring to serve and satisfy the needs of many kinds of people, including the administration, ...

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