Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective: 1905-1983

With this resource, librarians, educators, and students have access to the knowledge and experience of decades of historical library scholarship. With the content available through Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective, researchers can easily trace nearly 80 years of innovations, controversies and people instrumental in the making of modern librarianship.

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At a Glance

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Subjects Include:

  • Automation
  • Care and restoration of books
  • Cataloging
  • Censorship
  • Copyright
  • Education for librarianship
  • Electronic searching
  • Government aid
  • Indexing
  • Library associations and conferences
  • Personnel administration
  • Publishing
  • Rare books
  • Reference services

Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective includes hundreds of periodicals, books, book chapters, academic journals, conference proceedings and library school theses. Covering over 1,200 publications and more than 500,000 articles, this resource also includes multilingual coverage, with translated titles and English-language summaries from library science published material from Europe, Russia, China, India, Australia and Latin America.