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   Alice I. Bryan Papers, 1921-1992 [Bulk Dates: 1935-1975].

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Series II: Columbia University--School of Library Service, 1938-1976

This series consists of material related to Bryan's career at the School of Library Service. It also includes material on two research projects undertaken in the 1940s on library film forums and the legibility of the Library of Congress catalog, respectively.

Subseries II.1: General, 1939-1959, 1976

consists of general announcements, correspondence, and faculty meeting material.

General Announcements,
1944,
1976,
Undated

Box 13
Folder 1
General Reports, 1943-1954
Box 13
Folder 2
Academic Representation,
1942
Box 13
Folder 3
Faculty
General,
1939
Box 13
Folder 4
Meetings, 1946-1954
Box 13
Folder 5
Correspondence
General--Miscellaneous, 1939-1942
Box 13
Folder 6
By Persons
Brown, Charles,
1939,
1946
Box 13
Folder 7
Heaps - Weston,
1940,
1956
Box 13
Folder 8
Hoffman - Waples,
1942
Box 13
Folder 9
Shaw, Ralph,
1942
Box 13
Folder 10
Personal History, 1944-1946,
Undated
Box 13
Folder 11

Subseries II.2: Dean's Office, 1939-1965

contains correspondence and memoranda sent between Bryan, individual deans, and the dean's office.

General Correspondence, 1943-1959
Box 13
Folder 12
C.C. Williamson, 1939-1942,
1965
Box 13
Folder 13
Carl M. White
General Correspondence,
1946,
1953
Box 13
Folder 14
Special Memoranda, 1944-1954
Box 13
Folder 15
Ernest J. Reese
General Correspondence, 1945-1948
Box 13
Folder 16
Special Memoranda, 1944-1949
Box 13
Folder 17
Lowell A. Martin
General Correspondence, 1946-1952
Box 13
Folder 18
Special Memoranda, 1947-1951
Box 13
Folder 19
Robert D. Leigh
General Correspondence, 1952-1959
Box 13
Folder 20

Subseries II.3: Committees, 1938-1971

documents Bryan's committee work within the school, and includes files on her work on the curriculum, masters' theses, instruction, research and doctoral committees.

General, 1942-1944,
1959
Box 13
Folder 21
Social Committee,
1938,
1944-1945
Box 13
Folder 22
Faculty Cooperation in National Defense,
1940
Box 13
Folder 23
Masters' Theses,
1943,
Undated
Box 13
Folder 24
Refugee Students, 1942-1945
Box 13
Folder 25
Columbia Research Journal,
1942
Box 13
Folder 26
1944
Curriculum Committee, 1944-1945
Box 13
Folder 27
Programs for Librarians in Service,
1944
Box 13
Folder 28
Hospital Library Conference,
1945
Box 13
Folder 29
Committee on Instruction
1951-1953
(2 Folders)
Box 13
Folder 30 to 31
1953-1954, 1960-1966
(2 Folders)

Box 14
Folder 1 to 2
Committee on Vogleson Fund, 1950-1951
Box 14
Folder 3
Committee on Haines' Book,
1952
Box 14
Folder 4
Committee on Admissions and Awards,
1954
Box 14
Folder 5
Committee on the Survey,
1955
Box 14
Folder 6
Committee on the Doctorate
1956-1968
(3 Folders)
Box 14
Folder 7 to 9
1969-1971
(3 Folders)

Box 12
Folder 1 to 3
Committee on Research
1957-1960

Box 14
Folder 10
1961-1970

Box 15
Folder 1
Documents, 1966-1967
Box 15
Folder 2

Subseries II.4: Special Conferences, 1944

relates to the planning of a proposed SLS Summer Conference.

Summer Conference,
1944
Box 15
Folder 3
School Librarians,
1944
Box 15
Folder 4

Subseries II.5: Examinations, 1940-1970

includes material related to examinations given by the SLS - comprehensive examinations, qualifying examinations for the doctorate, and other graduate examinations. The subseries also includes examinations for Bryan's courses; however, additional course examinations are filed with the course materials in Subseries 9: Courses.

Comprehensive
General, 1940-1946
Box 15
Folder 5
Reports,
1943
Box 15
Folder 6
Publications
General, 1941-1942
Box 15
Folder 7
Achievement Examinations in Librarianship,
Undated
Box 15
Folder 8
Graduate
General, 1940-1941
Box 15
Folder 9
Interpretation of Research Data,
1941
Box 15
Folder 10
Course Examinations
LS 395-396, K 8091x, 1940-1947, 1964-1970
Box 15
Folder 11
LS 119, 1950-1954
Box 15
Folder 12

(Includes examination for LS 321, 1939-1940)

LS 120, 1946-1947
Box 15
Folder 13
Doctoral Qualifying Exam Questions, 1956-1970
Box 15
Folder 14

Subseries II.6: Research--Special, 1940-1946

This subseries includes Bryan's research files on library film forums (1940-1946) and the legibility of the Library of Congress catalog (1944-1945). Copies of related publications are filed in Series III, Subseries 5: Publications.

Film Forums, circa
1946
Box 15
Folder 15
Bryan-Schlesinger Scale for Rating Motion Pictures,
1941
Box 15
Folder 16
Film Forum Library Project, 1941-1943,
Undated
Box 15
Folder 17
Film Forum Research, 1941-1945

Box 16
Folder 1
Morale, 1940-1941
Box 16
Folder 2
Legibility--Library of Congress Catalog, 1944-1945
Box 16
Folder 3

Subseries II.7: Student Research, 1938-1965

consists primarily of general correspondence, manuals, and memoranda on students pursuing masters' or doctoral degrees at SLS.

Masters' Theses--General Requirements--Manual, 1938-1947
Box 16
Folder 4
DLS Colloquium, 1957-1965
Box 16
Folder 5
DLS Dissertations--General, 1958-1960
Box 16
Folder 5

Subseries II.8: Students, 1938-1969

consists of general correspondence and guidelines on student research and grading policies. The subseries also contains correspondence between Bryan and individual students on research issues.

Rating Scales,
Undated
Box 16
Folder 6
Correspondence--By Persons (Individual Folders)
General--Miscellaneous, 1940-1969
Box 16
Folder 7
Buchanan, Lilian,
1944
Box 16
Folder 8
Jackson Evalene,
Undated
Box 16
Folder 9
Oberheim, Grace, 1939-1945
Box 16
Folder 10
Research Report--General,
1941
Box 16
Folder 11

Subseries II.9: Courses, 1939-1971

includes course outlines, lecture notes, examinations, reading lists, and other material. The files were not kept together in good order, and much of the material is undated.

LS 113 Public Communication and the Library, 1950-1951

Box 12
Folder 4
LS 113, 1950-1952

Box 16
Folder 13 to 16
LS 113 and LS K6081
1951,
Undated

Box 19
Folder 4
LS K6081 & LS 113--Examinations, 1955-1969,
Undated
(2 Folders)

Box 12
Folder 8 to 9
LS 119, 1951-1952

Box 19
Folder 3
LS 282 Human Relations in Library Administration-- Course Materials, 1939-1945,
Undated

Box 16
Folder 12
LS 282 and LS K8021y Human Relations in Library Administration, 1970-1971,
Undated
(2 Folders)

Box 19
Folder 6 to 7
LS K8021 Human Relations,
Undated

Box 16
Folder 19
LS 284 Sampling, 1940-1945,
Undated

Box 5
Folder 2
LS 300 Seminar in Research Methods,
1961,
Undated

Box 4
Folder 9
LS K6081x, 1970-1971

Box 19
Folder 5
K8911x Statistics,
1931,
1947,
Undated

Box 5
Folder 1
KLS
8091
Research Methods, circa
1970

Box 4
Folder 7
K9091 Seminar in Research Methods, circa
1970
(2 Folders)
Box 4
Folder 8 to 9
LS K
9091

Box 12
Folder 5
LS K8091 / K9091 Research Methods
(2 Folders)
Box 12
Folder 6 to 7
LS K8091-9091 Research Methods, 1967-1968

Box 17
Folder 1

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