Ardern, Lawrence L., b. 1912, librarian

Identity area

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Person

Authorized form of name

Ardern, Lawrence L., b. 1912, librarian

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History

Following posts with Manchester Public Libraries and the Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Lawrence Ardern was librarian at the Scottish College of Commerce, 1962-1964, and deputy librarian at the University of Strathclyde, 1964-1972. He was an expert in the field of micrographics. Following his retirement, he opened a bookshop in Kirkcudbright.

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Relationships area

Related entity

University of Strathclyde (1964 to date)

Identifier of the related entity

C0047

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1964 - 1972

Description of relationship

Ardern was deputy librarian at the University.

Related entity

Scottish College of Commerce, Glasgow (1915-1964)

Identifier of the related entity

C0041

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1962 - 1964

Description of relationship

Ardern was Librarian of the College.

Control area

Authority record identifier

P0100

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Victoria Peters, September 2011.

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Sources

Profile in The Library World, Vol. 62, No. 731, May 1961.

Profile in Microdoc, Vol. 13, No. 1, 1974.

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