Illinois State University Homecoming event
library science, information science, history of
Join University Archivist April Anderson-Zorn as she explores the history of the school librarianship program at Illinois State University. Attendees will learn how Redbirds became school librarians, how the program changed from a degree to a certificate, and how the university prepares school librarians today. Photographs of campus locations and documents from the era will highlight the training of Redbird school librarians and the critical role they play in the classroom.
Anderson-Zorn, April K., "Meet Me at the Library: The History of the School Librarianship Program at Illinois State University" (2021). Faculty and Staff Publications – Milner Library. 129.