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ALA Library Technology report, 1961

Nate Hill at Chattanooga Public library found this and it’s very funny.  Just goes to show that ALA’s Library Technology Reports, and we, have evolved!

ALA Library Technology report, 1961


Here are a few photos from the Second Annual Report for the American Library Association’s 1961 ‘Library Technology Project’.  Um, we’ve come a long way!

ALA 1961 Library Technology Report
Book labeling system
Library chair strength test
Book labeling system
Prototypes of newspaper holders


Posted on: October 31, 2012, 6:46 am Category: Uncategorized

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