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Finding Aid for the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Administrative files of Andrew Harlis Horn. 1941-1979.
University Archives Record Series 451  
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  • Title: Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Administrative files of Andrew Harlis Horn.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 451
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3.6 linear ft. (9 boxes)
    Date: 1941-1979
    Abstract: Record Series 451 contains the administrative files of Dean Andrew Harlis Horn of the Graduate School of the Library and Information Sciences, including Dean Horn's articles, lectures, course materials, and research projects.
    Creator: Graduate School of Library and Information Science

    Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright of portions of this collection is held by The Regents of the University of California. The UCLA University Archives can grant permission to publish for materials to which it holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or quote must be submitted in writing to the UCLA University Archivist.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Dean. Administrative files of Andrew Harlis Horn (University Archives Record Series 451). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Biographical note

    Andrew Harlis Horn (b. 1914 - d. 1983)
    Andrew Horn was a member of the library staff at UCLA from 1948 to 1954 and served as the Assistant Head and Head of the Department of Special Collections, University Archivist, and Assistant University Librarian. From 1952-1954, he was the Associate University Librarian.
    In 1954 he became University Librarian and Professor of Librarianship at the University of North Carolina. Horn returned to Southern California in 1957 to be the College Librarian of Occidental College in Pasadena, CA.
    In 1959, Horn was asked to return to UCLA to help Lawrence Clark Powell organize a School of Library Service (later known as the Library and Information Studies School, and the UCLA Graduate School of Library and Information Science). He served as Dean of the UCLA Graduate School of Library and Information Science from 1966 to 1974. He retired in 1978 and became Dean Emeritus. Horn continued to teach classes in letterpress printing at the School until 1982.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 451 contains the administrative files of Dean Andrew Harlis Horn of the Graduate School of the Library and Information Sciences, including Dean Horn's articles, lectures, course materials, and research projects.
    This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.