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The Resource In a grand and awful time; : essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books., Illustrated by Nelson Sandgren

In a grand and awful time; : essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books., Illustrated by Nelson Sandgren

Label
In a grand and awful time; : essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books.
Title
In a grand and awful time;
Title remainder
essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books.
Statement of responsibility
Illustrated by Nelson Sandgren
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlson, William Hugh
Dewey number
020/.8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z665
LC item number
.C25
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library science
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
In a grand and awful time; : essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books., Illustrated by Nelson Sandgren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays written over a period of twenty years originally appearing as "Cover sheet commentaries" which prefaced the monthly New booklist of the Oregon State University Library
Contents
The book: its rich and varied manifestations and influences.--Mid-century evolution of libraries and librarianship.--Organization: the absolute essential.--The books that should and should not be in libraries.--Shelter: one of the three basic essentials of a library.--The multitude of books and the machine.--Books and libraries in the new earth and the new heaven.--Essays dealing with selected libraries.--The Oregon State University Library: early days-- and later.--Sabbatical journeys and other travels
Control code
000186013
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
158 p.
Lccn
67016715
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000186013
  • (OCoLC)00856759
Label
In a grand and awful time; : essays from the librarian's desk on twentieth century man and his books., Illustrated by Nelson Sandgren
Publication
Note
Essays written over a period of twenty years originally appearing as "Cover sheet commentaries" which prefaced the monthly New booklist of the Oregon State University Library
Contents
The book: its rich and varied manifestations and influences.--Mid-century evolution of libraries and librarianship.--Organization: the absolute essential.--The books that should and should not be in libraries.--Shelter: one of the three basic essentials of a library.--The multitude of books and the machine.--Books and libraries in the new earth and the new heaven.--Essays dealing with selected libraries.--The Oregon State University Library: early days-- and later.--Sabbatical journeys and other travels
Control code
000186013
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
158 p.
Lccn
67016715
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000186013
  • (OCoLC)00856759

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