Undergraduate Library Subject File, 1936-1995 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 35/3/38
Volume: 3.3 cubic feet
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Description: Subject file of the Undergraduate Library (established in 1949) includes correspondence, reports, building plans and minutes of meetings. This series includes annual reports for the Undergraduate Library (1949-64, 1972-74); for the Illini Union Browsing Room (1936-65) and Residence Hall libraries (1965-76); staff manuals for circulation, reserve books, and bookstacks; plans for the Undergraduate Library building including interior floor plans, furnishings, equipment and tree plantings (1966-69); photographs of building opening and dedication; planning documents, reports and manuals for the Undergraduate automated circulation system (1966-75) and LCS (1975-1977); and descriptions of undergraduate libraries at other universities. This series also contains correspondence and reports on the Audio Room; undergraduate education; bibliographies; library instruction; committees, statistics, budget and personnel.