OH 408-022: Christopher Mullin describes his work at the Mansfield Library, both as a cataloger and as the Special Collections librarian, which spanned several decades. Mullin began work as a cataloger in 1969, and he details a number of changes in this practice that occurred over his tenure in this position, namely the transition from a manually maintained card catalog to a digitally maintained internet catalog. Mullin also discusses his time as the Special Collections librarian, which he took up in 1987. He talks about the general duties of this position as well as some of the specific things he accomplished, such as several important additions to the collection and overseeing the move of Special Collections from the first floor to the fourth floor of the library.
University of Montana, Christopher Mullin
University of Montana Oral History Project OH-408, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound disc (1:22:22 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (16 p. : 28 cm.)
oh 408-22.mp3; OH408-022.pdf
Mullin, Christopher, "Christopher Mullin interview" (2006). University of Montana Oral History Project. 16.