Caption: UI Library School Alumni Newsletter - 30
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R. ERRETT WEIR McDIARMID has been offered the p. ition of Assistant Director of the University of Illinois Library School and President A. C. Willard has approved the appoint* ment, which is to become effective September 1, 1942. The Assistant Director will s u c c e e d M i s s Amelia Krieg, who resigned the • become head Catalog the Seattle Public Library. Dr. McDiarmid is a graduate of Texas Christian University with the class of 1929. The following year he received his A.M. from the same institution. In 1931 Emory University granted him a B.A. in Library Science. He also holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the Universe}' of Chicago, awarded in 1934. From 1934 to 1937 he was librarian of Baylor University, joining the staff of the UniverSlt y of Illinois Library School ln 1937. As Assistant Professor he has been in charge of classes m library administration, and durlng the semester has past headed the school committee 011 ERRETT W E I R McDIARMID instruction. From March 1 Named Assistant Director to September 1, 1941, Dr. MciMMBiiiMi
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