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It began with the yankee Library organization (ALA) which desired to rejoice its centenary in 1976 at its headquarters in Chicago. With 5 American librarians and non-librarians i used to be invited to offer a centennial paper. I declined the flattering provide simply because I had left the career and had no time to do any examine. I extra innocently, in spite of the fact that, that i might be overjoyed to talk out of private adventure, for example at the imporĀ­ tance of yankee librarianship in my specialist lifestyles. This professionalĀ­ posal used to be approved; I added the lecture and my textual content was once revealed in Libraries and the lifestyles cif the brain. prior to I had learn my paper in Chicago I got a request from the foreign Federation of Library institutions (IFLA) to give a contribution with memories of a President to the 50th anniverĀ­ sary quantity of IFLA (1927-1977). For purposes with which I agreed IFLA didn't put up my paper in complete, resembling it's given the following as bankruptcy 10. i'm convinced that nobody will examine the 2 types with a view to attempt to discover \\That has been passed over within the previous printing. different papers have seemed in German Festschrifts, one for Kurt Koster from Frankfurt-aiM (chapter 7) and one for Gerhard Liebers from Munster (chapter five) the previous being focussed to accord with the curiosity of the recipient on medieval Dutch manuscripts, the latter, for comparable purposes, on library structures.

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