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Joe Bailey Papers, 1964-1981 | University Archives

By Amanda McMillan, Perri Hamilton

Collection Overview

Title: Joe Bailey Papers, 1964-1981Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1970-1980
ID: 02/24/U0016
Extent: 2.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The files retain their original organization.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1981. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English

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Records of the issues and activities of the University of North Texas Libraries that were compiled by Joe Bailey.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Records that reflect the activities and changes in the University of North Texas Libraries between 1966 and 1980.  The files contain reports, budget information, the start of the process to move to an online catalog, and a look at public service issues and activities.

Collection Historical Note

Joe Bailey was a librarian at the University of North Texas from 1957 to 1981, when he retired.  He served as a reference librarian, interim director of the libraries, and as assistant director. He was a native of Carrollton and received his undergratuate degree and MLS from UNT. He earned his Master's from George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee. He worked at several institutions during his career, including: Murray State College, Southern Methodist University, and West Texas A&M University. He died in March, 1994.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Accruals: 81-014
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site.  Items stored off-site require a minimum of 24 hours to retrieve.
Acquisition Source: Joe Bailey
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Joe Bailey Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

Box 2: Joe Bailey Papers, 1965-1981Add to your cart.
Barcode: 624076
Folder 1: AMIGOS Files, 1979Add to your cart.
Papers concerning AMIGOS, online cataloging, and OCLC (Online Computer Library Center) and how UNT Library's involvement with these organizations.
Folder 2: Association of Research Libraries, 1979Add to your cart.
A letter to all directors of institutions with a membership in Associaltion of Research Libraries.
Folder 3: Bibliographic Control, 1978, 1979Add to your cart.
Research files concerning bibliographic control of microforms.
Folder 4: Bookbindery Expenditures, 1978, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Association of Research Libraries and Association of College and Research Libraries Standards, 1976, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Card Catalog, 1978Add to your cart.
Articles discussing the ending of the use of card catalogs in libraries.
Folder 7: President's Task Force on Planning and Budgeting, 1978Add to your cart.
Book of the status of North Texas State University (now University of North Texas) Planning and Budgeting
Folder 8: AMIGOS Board of Directors, 1978Add to your cart.
Correspondence and minutes between the AMIGOS Board of Directors.
Folder 9: AMIGOS Finance Records, 1978-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 10: AMIGOS Bylaws and Memos of Agreement, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 11: AMIGOS Correspondence, 1978, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Clapp-Jordon Formula, 1965, 1978Add to your cart.
Requirements of Clapp-Jordon Formula and evaluations of library collections.
Folder 13: Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, 1978-1979Add to your cart.
Folder 14: University Library Committee Minutes and Agenda, 1978-1979Add to your cart.
Folder 15: University Library Committee Records: Budget Subcommittee, 1978-1979Add to your cart.
Papers that document budgeting issues for the libraries.
Folder 16: Student Employees, 1979, 1980Add to your cart.
Papers that document the budget and position classification system for student employees.
Folder 17: Employee Handbook, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 18: General Library Files, 1971, 1979, 1980Add to your cart.
Correspondence, reports, and publications that document collection development, building maintenance, librarian salaries, and librarian emeritas status.
Folder 19: "Employees Travel Guide", 1972, 1979-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 20: College Library Standards, 1965, 1974, 1975Add to your cart.
Publications that detail standards for college libraries.
Folder 21: Building, 1976-1980Add to your cart.
Papers that document the first phase of Willis Library and the speculation on building wings on to this structure. The documents include: library floorplans, budgets, and correspondence.
Folder 22: Catalog Cost Model Project, 1979Add to your cart.
Files regarding workshops with the Library Catalog Cost Model project.  The project was designed to help libraries move from paper to online catalogs.
Folder 23: Special Collections, 1971-1973, 1976-1979Add to your cart.
Papers that document the identifying and acqisition of materials for special collections.
Folder 24: Budget, 1979-1981Add to your cart.
Budget records, reciepts and correspondence about the library budget.
Folder 25: Biennial Budget, 1980-1981Add to your cart.
Records of the biennial library budget
Folder 26: Association of Research Libraries, 6-30-1979Add to your cart.
"The Future of the Catalog," a report on the development of alternatives to the card catalog.

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