Adult Education Publications, 1922-1956 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 30/5/2
Acquired: 1/17/74, 1/7/80, 9/7/82, 3/2/00
Volume: 0.3 Cubic Feet
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Description: Adult Education Publications including Libraries and Adult Education (1926), a study prepared by the Commission on the Library and Adult Education; The Next Step in a Library Administration (1928), Readable Writing (1935), Books for Adult Beginners (1954), Books of General Interest for Today's Readers (ca. 1934); Voluntary Education Through the Public Library (ca. 1928); A Liberal Education(1929); Readable Books in Many Subjects (1929); Adult Education Board News(1938); You Can Plan That Meeting (1950); Experimental Projects in Adult Education (1956), brochures and fliers (1922-56) promoting reading and education. The series includes a file of Adult Education and the Library (1924-30), published quarterly by the Board on the Library and Adult Education (former name of AEB) to provide information about activities in adult education (such as readers' advisor services); to promote study of adult education as a service by libraries; to announce publications; and to report Board activities.