Library Technology Timeline

From Clay Tablets, to Scriptoriums, to OPACs:
A chronology of the first use of a technology in a library

1945 - 1950
1950 - 1960
1960 - 1970
1970 - 1980
1980 - 1990
1990 - 2000
2000 - 2005
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Library Index

This page primarily lists all of the libraries featured in this Library Technology Timeline in alphabetical order. There are also some names of organizations and universities. To date, this "Library Index" contains 50 entries.

Simply click on the name of a library to be hyper linked to the entry in the Timeline. This index reference ability is useful for visitors wanting to quickly validate entries on this site.

American Chemical Society
Bell Laboratories Library
Boston Public Library
Carnegie Mellon University Library
CIA Library
Cincinnati Country Day School Library
Cleveland (Ohio) Public Library
Cleveland Library
Cornell University
Denver Public Library
Glendora (California) Public Library
Graduate School of Library Studies at the University of Hawaii
Health Law Library Center of the University of Pittsburgh
Health Science Library at St. Luke’s Methodist Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Illinois State Library
Joint University Libraries in Nashville
Library of Congress
Louisville Free Public Library
Medical Research Library of Brooklyn
Oregon State Library
Palo Alto (California) Public Library
Pennsylvania State University Libraries
Public Library in Columbus and Franklin County Ohio
Public Library in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Sacramento Public Library
San Francisco Public Library
School of Library & Information Science University of Missouri
School of Library and Information Science at Indiana University
Southern Illinois University -1
Southern Illinois University -2
Southern Illinois University -3
Stanford University Libraries
Texas A&M Medical Sciences Library
U.S. National Library of Medicine - 1
U.S. National Library of Medicine - 2
U.S. Navy Electronics Library
UCLA Library
UMI library
University of California at Davis Library
University of California at San Diego
University of Illinois Library
University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota Bio-Medical Library
University of Missouri, Columbia Library
University of Nebraska Library
University of North Carolina Library at Greensboro
University of Tennessee Library
University of Wisconsin Library
Yale Medical School Library


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Last updated: 15 December 2004
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