Ernest J. Reece Papers, 1914-15, 1944, 1967-72 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 18/1/23
Acquired: 7/19/67; 12/28/68; 1969-
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Available for use at:
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Description: Papers of Ernest James Reece (1881- ), instructor (1912-15), associate (1915-17) and visiting professor (1949, 1951) of library science, including a 21-page statement concerning education for librarian ship, institutional and individual contribution to the education of librarians, American Library Association, Association of American Library Schools, Williamson Report (1923), factors in the development of library schools, curriculum, Columbia, international programs and technological influences.ÃÂ The series includes a statement on "Some America Library Schools As Seen from Within" (1968) and copies of "Race Mingling in Hawaii" (1914), "State Documents for Libraries" (1915), Programs for Library Schools (1943), The Task and Training of Librarians (1949) and The Curriculum in Library Schools (1936).