Papers of the Library Association Education Librarians' Group

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of the Group and forerunners, 1962-1992. The records include: Committee minutes and agendas; Annual General Meeting minutes and agendas, constitution of 1974 and 1979; ELG News; accounts, 1975-1985; annual accounts and balance sheets; regional meetings and annual conferences; selected papers and correspondence; examples of publicity brochure.

Administrative / Biographical History

The forerunner of the Group was the the Training Colleges and Institutes of Education, later the Colleges, Institutes and Schools of Education. The Group aims to represent members of the library and information profession involved in supporting education and lifelong learning.

Reference: Deposit information.


The collection is uncatalogued.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on access to these papers.

Acquisition Information

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

Other Finding Aids

The collection is uncatalogued.

An authority record exists for the Library Association Education Librarians' Group (GB 152 AAR2284).

Conditions Governing Use

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


Further deposits are expected.

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).