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Brigham Young University. Department of Library Science

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1953-1955

Administrative History

The Department of Library Science (1953-1955) was an instructional department in the College of Education.

The Department of Library Science was established in 1953 under the College of Education. Courses in basic library work and book care were taught to students, and library science for teachers and adminstrators. The department was abolished in 1955 and became a program in the College of Education.

Citation

BYU organizational history, via WWW, October 14, 2013 (department in the College of Education; established in 1953 under College of Education; courses in basic library work and book care for students; courses in library science for teachers and administrators; abolished in 1955; became a program in the College of Education) https://sites.lib.byu.edu/byuorg/index.php/Brigham_Young_University._Dept._of_Library_Science

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

School of Library and Information Sciences audio-visual materials, approximately 1954-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 10
Scope and Contents Materials include audio-visual materials from the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes filmstrips and posters. Dated approximately 1954-1993.

School of Library and Information Sciences cartoon posters, approximately 1975-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 11
Scope and Contents Materials include cartoon posters from the School of Library and Information Sciences. Dated approximately 1975-1993.

School of Library and Information Sciences collection of Dorothy M. Shields papers, 1975-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 7
Scope and Contents Materials include papers from Dorothy M. Shields, who was a director of the School of Library and Information Sciences. The materials include reports and committee minutes. Dated 1975-1993.

School of Library and Information Sciences collection of Maurice P. Marchant papers, 1962-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 6
Scope and Contents Materials include papers from Maurice P. Marchant, who was a professor and director of the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes correspondence and reports. Dated 1962-1993.

School of Library and Information Sciences collection of Nathan M. Smith papers, 1975-1990

 Series — Box: 55
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 8
Scope and Contents Materials include papers from Nathan M. Smith, who was a director of the School of Library and Information Sciences. The materials include correspondence and minutes. Dated 1975-1990.

School of Library and Information Sciences course materials, 1975-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 3
Scope and Contents Materials include course records from the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes syllabi and notes. Dated 1975-1993.

School of Library and Information Sciences department event records, 1974-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 9
Scope and Contents Materials include records of department special events from the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes awards and reports which pertain to retirements and the 25th anniversary of the department. Dated 1974-1992.

School of Library and Information Sciences department records, 1968-1991

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 1
Scope and Contents Materials include records of the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes correspondence, minutes, and reports pertaining to department and student activities. Dated 1968-1991.

School of Library and Information Sciences department reports, 1957-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 5
Scope and Contents Materials include department reports from the School of Library and Information Sciences. Included are financial reports, department annual reports, and the American Library Association (ALA) annual reports. Dated 1957-1992.

School of Library and Information Sciences faculty files, 1960-1993

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1105 Series 2
Scope and Contents Materials include files pertaining to the faculty of the School of Library and Information Sciences. Includes minutes and correspondence. Dated 1960-1993.