special libraries

SLA History

While the concept and term 'special library' came into use only in the early 1900s, the very first libraries in the world were what we would today recognize as special libraries.

About Special Libraries and the SLA

"All libraries are special, but some are more special than others". ~ J. Leide What is a special library? Why is one library more special than others? Over the years, many definitions of...

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