This compilation of 97 biographical essays celebrates public and school library service to children and young adults through the professional lives and contributions of its pioneers and leaders. Devoted entirely to the field of youth library services, the essays represent both outstanding librarians in the field, as well as those whose work has made significant contributions supporting the work of professional youth librarians. Sketches include modern-day workers, spanning the late 19th century until 1999. Will inspire young people as it underscores the continuing importance of youth library services.In July 1956, Wayne University became Wayne State University, no longer connected with the Detroit Board of Education. ... instructors to the department faculty to handle increasing enrollment in both undergraduate and graduate programs.
|Title||:||Pioneers and Leaders in Library Services to Youth|
|Author||:||Marilyn Lea Miller|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2003|