Valerie Downes Papers, 1920-1950
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Brief Description: Papers of Valerie Downes, library media administrator and educator, member of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), contains publications, correspondence, dissertations, film strips, 16mm films, and audio cassettes, includes elementary and secondary school media centers and libraries, media center standards, Illinois school libraries, public relations for libraries, international librarianship, service in AASL (1975-84), and USIA/ALA Book Fellows Program (1988-92). Note: this collection contains many state media center standards, and other publications relating to media center standards, particularly in Illinois.
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]
Record Series Number: 97/1/46
Volume: 5.0 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 08/29/2000.
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Arrangement: Arranged by media type and by subject title thereunder
Subject Index
Films for Libraries Ad Hoc Advisory Subcommittee
Languages of Materials
English [eng]