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American Library Association : Training Class Section Records, 1917-1931

Summary Information

Abstract

Correspondence and related files of the Training Class Section

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0028
Bib ID 4078589 View CLIO record
Creator(s) American Library Association. Training Class Section
Title American Library Association : Training Class Section Records, 1917-1931
Physical Description .5 linear feet (600 items in 1 box)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Description

Summary

Correspondence and related files of the Training Class Section, including samples of curricula, pamphlets describing a library's program, entrance examinations, evaluation forms, personality tests, etc. Among the chief correspondents are Marie A. Newberry, Carrie E. Scott, Faith L. Allen, and Vera S. Cooper.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); American Library Association, Training Class Section Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Transerred from the School of Library Service Library, 1973.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 03/23/1989.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2011-03-08 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Allen, Faith L Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cooper, Vera S Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Library education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Library science -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Newberry, Marie A Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scott, Carrie Emma, 1874-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

The Training Class Section was concerned with the training of library staff members through training and apprentice classes given by individual libraries and with the dissemination of information on classes and class methods. The emphasis was on public library training classes.