Handbook. 1915

Handbook. 1915

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ... and stenographer and two assistants. Library is open 12 hours daily, 3 hours on Sunday. Is used by the members of the school, and open to the townspeople to some extent. Latest report December, 1915. Enrollment of students 280 Number volumes in library Iss,000 Number borrowed and used in reading rooms No statistics for entire year Appropriation for books, periodicals and binding $2,500.00 Number volumes added 1915 2,800 Accession record, shelf list and card catalog are kept; the decimal system of classification is used. Librarian, Harold L. Wheeler; appointed March 21, 1916, succeeding Jesse Cunningham. State Normal School (1st district), Kirksville.--Library occupies six rooms in Library Hall; lighted by overhead electric lamps. The officers consist of a librarian, first and second assistant, a cataloger, a reference librarian, and two evening attendants (students). Rooms are open 13J hours daily. Present enrollment 675 Volumes in library 30,000 Magazines received 107 Number volumes borrowed for home use, 1914-15 53,922 Approximate number used in reference room, 1914-15 58,934 Approximate annual expenditure for books $3,000.00 Volumes added, 1914-15 1,029 An accession record, a shelf list and a catalog are kept and the decimal system of classification is used. Librarian, I. R. Bundy. State Normal School (2d district), Warrensburg.--On March 4, 1915, the library collection of approximately 39,600 volumes was lost in the fire which destroyed several of the school buildings. March 6th the books which had been in circulation were recalled and the library was reopened in the men's gymnasium. Later the books will be moved to the new training school building to remain until fall, when the new administration building will be finished. The present..show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236608348
  • 9781236608345