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The Carnegie Corporation and the development of American college libraries, 1928-1941

The Carnegie Corporation and the development of American college libraries, 1928-1941

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Neil A. Radford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 40662 (Z)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 312 leaves.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1827029M
LC Control Number89894087

The Carnegie Corporation and the development of American college libraries, by Neil A Radford (Book) Philanthropy and learning, with other papers by Frederick P Keppel (Book). Architecture and history. The public library was founded in with overwhelming support of residents, who voted (6, for to 30 against) to create it. It was originally named the Atlantic City Free Public Library. It was one of thirty-six Carnegie libraries built in New Jersey with matching grants by Andrew Carnegie Corporation granted $71, to the city on Janu

  A love for libraries. Andrew Carnegie’s name is deeply connected to the creation of libraries. From on, the corporation and its founder spent well over $50 million on 1, public libraries in nearly as many communities across the United States, along with over libraries in other parts of the world. The following list of Carnegie libraries in Virginia provides detailed information on United States Carnegie libraries in Virginia, where 3 public libraries were built from 2 grants (totaling $78,) awarded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York from to In addition, academic libraries were built at 4 institutions (totaling $,).

  Between and —a three-decade run that librarians refer to as the Golden Age of the American public library system—Carnegie paid to build 1, libraries in the U.S.   Gender in the Academic Library The development of the academic library in American higher education and the role of the academic librarian. In Leadership and Academic Librarians, edited by T.F. Mech and G.B. McCabe. N. (). The Carnegie Corporation and the development of American college libraries, – Chicago: American.


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Radford; Explore. Find in other libraries; Preview at Google Books. Radford, Neil S. The Carnegie Corporation and the Development of American College Libraries. Neil A. Radford who produced The Carnegie Corporation and the, Development of American College Libraries, (, ). Radford considers two topics under-represented in the historical literature: college libraries (as distinguished from university libraries) and the role of private philanthropy in library development."The library has always been a source of great educational help but most strikingly has this been true since when librarians met in Philadelphia to consider plans for their work." he said.

D.M. McLane presented to the Carnegie Library directors at this dedication the books that had formed the old library in the city.The following list of Carnegie libraries in Vermont provides detailed information on United States Carnegie libraries in Vermont, where 4 public libraries were built from 4 grants (totaling $80,) awarded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York from to In addition, one academic library was built.