Title

Syracuse University Library Orientation 1961

Authors/Contributors

Syracuse University Library

Document Type

Video

Date

1961

Embargo Period

7-26-2011

Keywords

Syracuse University Library ; Carnegie Library ; Orientation ; Academic Libraries

Language

English

Disciplines

Library and Information Science

Description/Abstract

Under the guise of following two freshman students, this film consists of a partial tour of the Syracuse University Carnegie Library. Includes two floor plans, and brief demonstrations of card catalog, loan desk, "New York Times Index", microfilm reader, "Book Review Digest", "Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature", Periodical Room, and Reserve Room. Also includes a view of the Anna Hyatt Huntington sculpture "Diana", and a partial view of one of Ivan Mestrovic's "Crucifixion"s.

Additional Information

Written, produced and directed by Keith Mielke (later worked for the Children's Television Workshop) and M. Jean Williams, Executive producer Duane B. Hill, Assistant Professor of Radio and TV at Syracuse University. Produced by Syracuse Radio - TV Center for Syracuse University Library System.

http://summit.syr.edu:7208/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=3155136

Source

local input