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Special Library Association Rio Grande Chapter Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-396

Scope and Content

The photographs in the collection depict members (national and Rio Grande chapter) of the Special Library Association at various S.L.A. events. Included are photographs which document conferences and workshops from the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.


  • 1964-1993

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Duplication of print and photographic material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for copyright compliance. For more information see the Photographs and Images Research Guide and contact the Pictorial Archivist.


Special Libraries Association (SLA) is an international, professional, non-profit association representing nearly 5,000 information resource experts. The organization's goal is to collect, analyze, evaluate, package, and disseminate information to facilitate accurate decision making in library and information management issues. SLA's members are employed by corporations, private companies, government agencies, technical and academic institutions, museums, medical facilities and information management consulting firms. The Rio Grande Chapter (RGC) of SLA attained full chapter status in 1956. In addition to keeping the membership informed about the parent organization and its opportunities, the RGC provides opportunities locally through a quarterly bulletin, workshops, and monthly meetings.


104 plus items (1 box, 1 unprocessed box) : 103 photographic prints, 1 contact sheet

Language of Materials



The photographs in the collection depict members of the Special Library Association, national and Rio Grande chapter, at various Special Library Association events.


The collection has been arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

B2. Shelved by Pictorial Number.

Separated Material

Photographs were separated from the Special Libraries Association Rio Grande Chapter Records.
Finding Aid of the Special Library Association Rio Grande Chapter Photograph Collection, 1964-1993
Pictorial Collections Staff
© 2007
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131