Scope and Content
Title: Audio Tapes of "Lecture course on cataloging & classification by Seymour Lubetzky"
Record Series number: 706
Creator: University of California, Los Angeles.
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library.
Department of Special Collections. University Archives.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections, University Archives Reference Desk for paging information.
Seymour Lubetzky was born April 28, 1898 in Zelwa, Poland; came to USA, 1927; Married Beatrice Charnas; naturalized in California,
1933; BA, UCLA, 1931; MA, UC Berkeley, 1934; General Secondary Teachers Credential, 1932; Certificate of Librarianship, 1934;
Mr. Lubetzky worked at the Sequoia National Park Library, 1936-1942 accessions assistant; cataloger; reviser; chief classirfier,
UCLA; 1936-42; Chief, Catalog Maintenance Division, Library of Congress, 1943-60; Professor, UCLA School of Library Service,
1960-69; received Honorary Doctor of Laws presented by the UC Regents, 1969; since 1969, he has written various articles related
to Anglo-American cataloging rules and has been an occasional guest lecturer.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of 56 sound recordings on magnetic tape, each 8 inches in diameter. They are in open reel tape format.
The tapes are stored in 2 boxes marked Box 15 and Box 16. The boxes contain the lectures of Library Service 200A, 200B and
200C, which began in Fall Quarter 1967, continuing through Spring Quarter 1968; one full academic year.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.