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New Jersey Chapter, Special Libraries Association collection

Identifier: MG NJSLA -(Offsite)

Scope and Contents

Organized in 1 Hollinger box and 6 Paige boxes:

Hollinger box #1: NJSLA Bulletin (print edition, February, April, July, November (2004), March, August (2005), January, May (2006) ; NJSLA Bulletin (blog edition, Posts from Feb. 3, 2008 through Aug. 5, 2009) ; Misc. documents.

Paige Box #1. Bulletins (1955-2003), Membership Directories (1937-1983) ;

Paige Box #2. Miscellaneous financial records ;

Paige Box #3. Miscellaneous financial records, and other records relating to the White House Conference on Library and Information Services (1989), program evaluations, and membership surveys and information ;

Paige Box #4. Records relating to publicity, programs, etc. ;

Paige Box #5. Annual reports (1983-2003/2004) and meeting minutes (1981-2008), Chapter practices and manuals (1948-1999), and copies of the New Jersey Senate's resolution in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Special Libraries Association, New Jersey Chapter (1985) ;

Paige Box #6. Minutes (1934-1986), President's reports (1935-1987), and other folders labeled as "Public Relations," "Resolutions," "Scholarship," and "Translation Pool."


  • 1934 - 2008

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.

Biographical / Historical

New Jersey Chapter, Special Libraries Association was founded in April 25, 1935, at a meeting attended by 28 general and special librarians and its present membership is approximately 300.


6.42 Linear Feet (6 Paige boxes + 1 Hollinger box)

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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