"Expertise ... certification ... cultural capital": the education of librarians in the UK

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Welsh, A.;
  • Publisher: De Gruyter
  • Subject: library education, librarianship, vocational education, UCL, University College London, library schools, Library Association, CILIP, library history

“I desire also to bring to the notice of the Trustees that better provision should be made for the higher education of librarians. It is very desirable that the higher training in librarianship should be associated with university institutions” (Adams 1915, 23)... View more
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