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Inventory of the British Ministry of Information Library collection
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: British Ministry of Information Library collection
    Dates: 1914-1918
    Collection Number: XX231
    Collection Size: 57 manuscript boxes. (22.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Books, pamphlets, and leaflets, relating to World War I. Consists mainly of British propaganda. Collected by the British Ministry of Information Library. Card file drawers at the Hoover Institution Archives itemize publications in this collection.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], British Ministry of Information Library collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Books, pamphlets, and leaflets, relating to World War I. Consists mainly of British propaganda. Collected by the British Ministry of Information Library. Card file drawers at the Hoover Institution Archives itemize publications in this collection.

    Arrangement

    Items are arranged by language and thereunder alphabetically by main entry (author or title when author is unknown). The container list below correlates the alphabetical lists with the box number.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Propaganda, British.
    World War, 1914-1918--Great Britain.
    World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda.
    Great Britain. Ministry of Information. Library.