A Library Primer (Google eBook)

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Library Bureau, 1920 - Library science - 263 pages
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Page 164 - O now, for ever, Farewell the tranquil mind ! Farewell content ! Farewell the plumed troop, and the big wars, That make ambition virtue ! O, farewell ! Farewell the neighing steed, and the shrill trump, The spirit-stirring drum, the ear-piercing fife, The royal banner ; and all quality. Pride, pomp, and circumstance of glorious war ! And O, you mortal engines, whose rude throats The immortal Jove's dread clamours counterfeit, Farewell ! Othello's occupation's gone ! lago.
Page 101 - Religions. 300 Sociology. 310 Statistics. 320 Political Science. 330 Political Economy. 340 Law. 350 Administration. 360 Associations and Institutions. 370 Education. 380 Commerce and Communication.
Page 196 - Porto Rico, or to Canada, Cuba, or Mexico. To other countries the regular rate of postage is charged, and remittances must cover such postage.
Page 19 - AMENDMENTS. SECTION 1. These by-laws may be amended at any regular meeting of the Board of Directors by a majority of those present voting in the affirmative.
Page 204 - ... that it would have been better for them if they had not been repaired at all, but sent direct to the binder.
Page 20 - They can, however, with very little difficulty, so far inform themselves as to be able to judge whether the person they select for their chief officer is taking pains to acquaint himself with the literature of the subject, or trying to get in touch with the knowledge and experience of others. They should not submit for a moment to ignorance or indifference on the part of their chosen administrator. Success or failure of a library, as of a business, depends on the ability of the man or woman at its...
Page 218 - Terms of use Free for lending Free for reference Free to limited class, as students Subscription (Underscore words that apply) Total number of agencies Consisting of Central library Branches (How many occupy separate buildings?) Stations...
Page 82 - In both joined and disjoined bauds dot i and cross t accurately to avoid confusion; eg Giulio carelessly dotted has been arranged under Guilio in the catalogue. Cross t one space from line. Dot i and j one and a half spaces from line. In foreign languages special care is essential. Joined hand. Connect all the letters of a word into a single word picture. Complete each letter; eg do not leave gap between body and stem of b and d, bring loop of f back to stem, etc.
Page 101 - Zoology. 600 Useful Arts. 610 Medicine. 620 Engineering. 630 Agriculture. 640 Domestic Economy. 650 Communication and Commerce. 660 Chemical Technology. 670 Manufactures. 680 Mechanic Trades. 690 Building. 700 Fine Arts. 710 Landscape Gardening. 720 Architecture. 730 Sculpture. 740 Drawing.
Page 101 - Religion. 210 NATURAL THEOLOGY. 220 BIBLE. 230 DOCTRINAL THEOL. DOGMATICS. 240 DEVOTIONAL AND PRACTICAL. 250 HOMILETIC. PASTORAL. PAROCHIAL. 260 CHURCH. INSTITUTIONS. WORK. 270 RELIGIOUS HISTORY. 280 CHRISTIAN CHURCHES AND SECTS. 290 NON-CHRISTIAN RELIGIONS.

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