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Wayne State University Library Science Student Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR000429
This collection contains the Library Science Student Association’s correspondence, programming documents, and financial information from 1962 to 1976. This particular student organization no longer formally exists at Wayne State University, but there are numerous other active library and information science student organizations on campus.

Dates

  • 1962 - 1976
  • Majority of material found within 1966 - 1976

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Abstract

The Library Science Department was included in the College of Education until 1984, after which it fell under the administration of the Dean of University Libraries. The department was then renamed the Library and Information Science Program in 1993, and in 2009 the Board of Governors created the School of Library and Information Science.

Arrangement

Materials in the collection are grouped by subject.

Acquisition

Donated to Reuther Library by Patricia Scott, president of the organization, in 1977.

Related Materials

Wayne State University School of Library and Information Science Publications; Wayne State University Library Science Alumni Association Newsletters; Wayne State University Library Science Student Association Publications

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Meghan McGowan on November 25, 2014.
Title
Guide to the Wayne State University Library Science Student Association Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Meghan McGowan.
Date
2014-11-25
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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