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Library Hall of Fame

The Library Hall of Fame was a list created in 1951 that recognized leaders of the late 19th- and early 20th-century library movement, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the American Library Association.[1]



Expanded listEdit

At the end of the 20th century (in 1999) a similar list expanded to 100 American librarians who made a lasting impact on library service and the nation.[2]

External linksEdit


  1. ^ "A Library Hall of Fame" (1951 March 15) Library Journal, 766: 466-72.
  2. ^ "100 of the Most Important Leaders we had in the 20th century" (1999 December) American Libraries, 30 (11): 38-46, 48.