Library Association Education Librarians' Group

Scope and Content

This collection includes: group committee and annual general meeting minutes and agendas; annual reports; financial records; programmes of study conferences; group newsletter.

Administrative / Biographical History

The group was formed in 1961 as the Training Colleges and Institutes of Education Sub-Section of the University and Research Section of the Library Association. In 1966 its name was changed to the Colleges, Institutes and Schools of Education Sub-Section and in 1969 it became the Colleges, Institutes and Schools of Education Group. It became the Education Librarians' Group in 1981. It aimed to represent members of the library and information profession involved in supporting education and lifelong learning.

Reference: MSS.274/11.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited in the Centre by the Group in 1985 and 1996.

Other Finding Aids

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Related Material

The Modern Records Centre also holds the papers of the Association of Teachers in Colleges and Departments of Education (MSS.176/CD); and the papers of the Librarians of Institutes and Schools of Education (MSS.235).