Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective: 1905-1983 (H.W. Wilson)

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The most comprehensive resource for documenting the making of modern librarianship

With nearly 80 years of citations documenting all of the innovations, controversies and people instrumental in the making of modern librarianship, this database provides access to decades of historical library scholarship.

Broad Coverage

A useful tool for study in more than just librarianship, Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective covers subjects ranging from automation, censorship, government aid, public relations and much, much more.

Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective provides comprehensive indexing of periodicals, plus books, book chapters, library school theses and more, with coverage dating back to 1905.


Advanced Search, with its elegantly laid-out tool set for crafting very precise search strategies, gives the user great control over the whole search process.

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