Research Project Files, 1952-1973 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 14/5/6
Volume: 3.3 Cubic Feet
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Description: Research Project Files of the Library Research Clearinghouse containing information on research projects in librarianship. Recorded on NOTICE OF RESEARCH PROJECT forms, arranged by project number, supporting agency, principal investigator, institution, and subject heading. Information on the forms includes summary and duration of the project, project title, names of the principal investigator, institution, and supporting agency, and the amount of the contract or grant. The series includes notes on sources (1963- 68), accession lists, procedure sheets and data on research progress (1964-67), correspondence of Wesley Simonton, director of ERIC Clearinghouse for Library and Information Sciences, with Forrest F. Carhart, Jr., director of ALA Office for Research and Development (1967-69); and a one-page background paper on the Library Research Clearinghouse.