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The Resource Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights, [by] Ralph E. Ellsworth

Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights, [by] Ralph E. Ellsworth

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Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights
Title
Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights
Statement of responsibility
[by] Ralph E. Ellsworth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1907-2000
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Ellsworth, Ralph E.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Librarians
  • Library science
  • Ellsworth, Ralph E.
  • Ellsworth, Ralph Eugene
Label
Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights, [by] Ralph E. Ellsworth
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1931-The year library science and I discovered each other -- My first experience as a librarian -- Early years in Iowa, including some of the habits of farm animals -- What a young boy did on an Iowa farm in the "Olden days" -- The livestock economy -- Off to college -- Library school -- The Waples-Thompson arguments -- My experiences at the graduate library school, University of Chicago, 1934-37 -- Seven years at the University of Colorado, 1937-44 -- Another chance at modular planning at Iowa -- Projects I was involved with at Iowa, 1944-58 -- The midwest inter-library center (now center for research libraries) -- The cooperative committee on large university library building planning -- The dissertation abstracts project -- Centralized cataloging -- The American right wing collection project -- The American library association 75th anniversary celebration and the American heritage program of adult eduction -- How I almost played poker with President Harry S Truman -- I return to Colorado -- Conducting seminars on building planning -- The school library book -- Visiting and consulting with foreign libraries -- Sweden. Stockholm University -- Iran. The Pahlavi Imperial library and center -- Saudi Arabia. Riyadh University -- Venezuela. Simon Bolivar University -- Yugoslavia. Titograd University -- Several libraries in Mexico -- My sabbatical year project 1969-70 -- Consulting work in the United States -- Things that shouldn't happen to a consultant -- The University of Pittsburgh consultation -- Wyoming. The University of Wyoming -- California state college -- Wells College, Aurora, New York -- Oberlin, Ohio -- Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas -- Associating with library associations -- Association of research libraries -- And more ... -- Publications since 1958 -- The Colorado academic central processing project -- A matter of style -- Retirement -- Physical ineptitudes -- Some extras -- fishing and the cabin
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 163 pages
Isbn
9780810813113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Ellsworth on Ellsworth: an unchronological, mostly true account of some moments of contact between 'library science' and me, since our confluence in 1931, with appropriate sidelights, [by] Ralph E. Ellsworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1931-The year library science and I discovered each other -- My first experience as a librarian -- Early years in Iowa, including some of the habits of farm animals -- What a young boy did on an Iowa farm in the "Olden days" -- The livestock economy -- Off to college -- Library school -- The Waples-Thompson arguments -- My experiences at the graduate library school, University of Chicago, 1934-37 -- Seven years at the University of Colorado, 1937-44 -- Another chance at modular planning at Iowa -- Projects I was involved with at Iowa, 1944-58 -- The midwest inter-library center (now center for research libraries) -- The cooperative committee on large university library building planning -- The dissertation abstracts project -- Centralized cataloging -- The American right wing collection project -- The American library association 75th anniversary celebration and the American heritage program of adult eduction -- How I almost played poker with President Harry S Truman -- I return to Colorado -- Conducting seminars on building planning -- The school library book -- Visiting and consulting with foreign libraries -- Sweden. Stockholm University -- Iran. The Pahlavi Imperial library and center -- Saudi Arabia. Riyadh University -- Venezuela. Simon Bolivar University -- Yugoslavia. Titograd University -- Several libraries in Mexico -- My sabbatical year project 1969-70 -- Consulting work in the United States -- Things that shouldn't happen to a consultant -- The University of Pittsburgh consultation -- Wyoming. The University of Wyoming -- California state college -- Wells College, Aurora, New York -- Oberlin, Ohio -- Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas -- Associating with library associations -- Association of research libraries -- And more ... -- Publications since 1958 -- The Colorado academic central processing project -- A matter of style -- Retirement -- Physical ineptitudes -- Some extras -- fishing and the cabin
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 163 pages
Isbn
9780810813113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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