academic libraries, library funding
Library and Information Science
A transcription of Richard Couper's address during the dedication of the Ernest S. Bird Library, who points to the harships and successes that resulted in the library's completion.
Couper, Richard W. "Research Libraries: Their Function, Friends, Funding and Future." A Commemorative Issue on the Dedication of the Ernest S. Bird Library. Spec. issue of The Courier 10.4 (1973): 9-16.