Erling Oelz Interview, September 8, 2006

Interviewee

Erling Oelz

Interviewer

David Brooks

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Description

Erling Oelz talks about starting his career at the University of Montana in the 1970s. He recalls the role he played in getting the library moved from its location in the Social Sciences building to a new building that was constructed in the 1970s. Oelz describes the process of moving the library from one building to the other. He discusses the services offered by the library, the role of departmental libraries, and how the library raised funds. Oelz describes how technology has and will continue to impact the role of libraries worldwide.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana; Library services; Departmental libraries; Library funding; Library technology

Original Date

9-8-2006

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Oral History Project, OH 408, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 408-004

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (1:06:43 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (24 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

1:06:43 minutes

Local Filename

oh 408-04.mp3; OH408-004.pdf

Erling Oelz Interview, September 8, 2006

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