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New Jersey Libraries collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NJ Libraries -(Main)  

Scope and Contents

Programs, invitations, histories, directories and letters relating to various libraries and library associations in New Jersey (1938-2003). State and Area Library Services (Spring Conference, NJLA, 1974, NJLA Banquet, 1974, Library Service for the People of New Jersey: A Fact-Finding Study, 1952, Part 1, NJLA, Briefs of Testimony Given Before The Commission to Study Library Services in New Jersey by Representatives of NJLA, 1954, "Do Not Have and Cannot Borrow" (1957), "The Public's Attitude toward Public Library Services in Essex County, New Jersey," 1969; NJLA Newsletters 1950-1953; Better Libraries for New Jersey, 1956; "Libraries for the People of New Jersey or Knowledge for All," 1964; Municipal Library Study Commission of West Essex, 1968; "Suggested Recommendations for Interlibrary Cooperation in the State of New Jersey," Prepared for the Public and School Library Services Bureau, Division of the State Library, State Department of Education, Trenton, New Jersey, by Joseph Eisner, 1968; New Jersey ASIS&T program for the 17th annual Distinguished Lecture by Christine L. Borgman at Rutgers in New Brunswick on September 22, 2003 (2003).

Two Newark-related letters, one from Mayor Kenneth A. Gibson welcoming delegates to the spring conference of the New Jersey Library Association (1974), and the other to Charles Cummings, with minutes of the American Library Association's Genealogical Committee (1983).


  • 1938 - 2003

Conditions Governing Use

Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff. Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission.


.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)

Language of Materials


No finding aid, text from catalog and Newark Archives Project
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Charles F. Cummings New Jersey Information Center, Newark Public Library Repository

3rd Floor
Newark Public Library
5 Washington St.
Newark NJ 07102 United States