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Guide to the San José State University School of Library and Information Science Records
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Series I:  Administrative Records 1935-2009 (bulk 1950-1971)

Physical Description: 2 boxes

Series Scope and Content Summary

The materials in this series document the administrative history of the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) department, including self-assessment reports for presentation to the American Library Association (ALA) Committee on Accreditation, accreditation reports from the ALA, department annual reports, internal and external correspondence, publications for SLIS events such as the annual breakfast, annual dinner, and the summer session program, as well as brochures for conferences and workshops such as "A Workshop in Curriculum Enrichment," "Pattern for Progress," and "Recreation and Leadership Workshop," as well as Alumni Association correspondence. This series also contains two pins related to the SLIS, including a lapel pin of the Bibliophiles, a society formed by library school students that was active in the 1920s and 1930s.


The series is arranged chronologically by date and format.
Box 1

Reports and Correspondence, Accreditation Acknowledgement, 1952-2009

Box 2

Events, Alumni Association Correspondence, 1935-1997