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Harold B. Lee Library records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 549

Scope and Contents

Includes files of the various departments within the library. Contains correspondence, reports, newsclippings, publications, statistics and minutes. Also includes information concerning the J. Reuben Clark, Jr. Library and Brigham Young University Library.


  • 1954-1976


Conditions Governing Access

Restricted. Closed for 35 years from the date of creation of the records, and thereafter open to the public in accordance with the University Archives Policy.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from Reference Services at

Administrative History

The Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University was first established in 1925, and received its current name in 1973. It was previously known as the J. Reuben Clark, Jr. Library.

Administrative History

The J. Reuben Clark, Jr. Library at Brigham Young University was first established as the University Library in 1925, and renamed in 1961. It was then renamed the Harold B. Lee Library in 1973.

Administrative History

The Brigham Young University Library was established in 1925, and was housed in the Heber J. Grant Library.


138 boxes (69 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Register available in repository.


Departmental records (University Archives collecting policy, July 2003).


Missing box 31 as of 5/1/95.

Register of Harold B. Lee Library records
Garrett Schroath
2011 June 10
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections. University Archives Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602 US