Annual Reports, 1923-1940 | The American Library Association Archives
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Annual and Monthly Reports of the Board of Education for Librarianship and its predecessor, the Temporary Library Training Board, including published annual reports (1923-30, 1939-40) containing reports on board activities, minimum standards for library schools and courses and lists of accredited schools and enrollments; supplementary information to be used with annual reports (1931-38) containing statistics for enrollment and output, of students; and monthly reports (1924-32) containing reports of visits made to library schools, meetings, board membership and progress reports of studies and projects.
Supported by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Board of Education for Librarianship surveyed library schools and outlined a provisional scheme for library education. The Board of Education for Librarianship surveyed schools, recommended minimum standards for types of library education, reported on teacher training, publications, financial aid and enrollment statistics.