Elementary and Secondary School Library Statistics, 1935-1945
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Brief Description: Files of the Information and Advisory Services Department containing statistical report returns from elementary school libraries (1935-41), and junior and senior high school libraries (1937-45), supervised by William H. Clift, Statistical Assistant, contains Elementary school library statistics, information concerning circulation figures, number of professionals and their salaries, junior and senior high school library statistics include information concerning student population, attendance, physical library facilities, volume and circulation figures, hours of operation, detailed expense figures, number of professionals and their salaries, cataloging facilities and evening school library program information. Note: the junior and senior high school library statistics files contains correspondence.
Held at:
The American Library Association Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61802
Phone: 217 333 0798
Fax: 217 244 2868
Email: ala-archives [at] library.illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 27/12/12
Created by: Library Organization and Management Section, Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA)
Volume: 1.4 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 04/26/1974.
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/alasfa/2712012a.pdf
Arrangement: Arranged chronologically by publication date
Biographical Note for Library Organization and Management Section :

This section was organized and approved by the governing board in June, 1957 (1). This section exercises responsibility for matters pertaining to the furtherance of efficient library operation in all types of libraries. Illustrative of the fields of interest covered are the theory and practices of library administration; library management research, experimentation, and evaluation; compilation, coordination, and interpretation of library statistics; and work simplification studies (1).

Executive Committee

Budgeting, Accounting, and Costs

Comparative Library Organization

Insurance for Libraries


Subject Index
Elementary school libraries
High School Libraries
Information and Advisory Services, Department of
Library Statistics
School Libraries
Languages of Materials
English [eng]