Kilgour, Frederick G.

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Librarian noted for his research on library automation and technology, medical libraries and the history of science and for his role in establishing the Online Computer Library Center, OCLC, Inc., which he served as president and executive director from 1967-80 and as vice chairman of the board of trustees from 1980-83.

From the description of Papers, 1938-1984. (Ohio State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 20867967

Founder and first president of OCLC.

From the description of Miscellanea. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303903

From the description of Foreign files. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303840

From the description of Chron files, 1967-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303830

From the description of Correspondence with The Ohio State University, 1969 - 1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303861

From the description of General correspondence. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303880

From the description of Manuscripts. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303929

From the description of Unpublished papers. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 668303961

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Dodson, Ann T. Communications (letters and emails) relating to permissions received from publishers. OCLC Library
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Foreign files. OCLC Library
referencedIn Kirby, Richard Shelton, 1874-. Richard Shelton Kirby papers, 1873-1956 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Miscellanea. OCLC Library
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Chron files, 1967-1989. OCLC Library
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Papers, 1938-1984. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Yale Medical Library. Records of the Yale Medical Library, 1948-1987 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956 Houghton Library
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf American Society for Information Science. ASIS records, 1939-[ongoing], (bulk 1965-1986). University of Michigan
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. General correspondence. OCLC Library
creatorOf American Society of Information Science. Central Ohio Chapter. Records. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Correspondence with The Ohio State University, 1969 - 1976. OCLC Library
referencedIn Richard Shelton Kirby papers, 1873-1956 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Manuscripts. OCLC Library
referencedIn Mary Hyde Eccles papers Houghton Library
creatorOf Kilgour, Frederick G. Unpublished papers. OCLC Library
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associatedWith American Society for Information Science. corporateBody
associatedWith American Society of Information Science. Central Ohio Chapter. corporateBody
associatedWith Eccles, Mary Hyde. person
associatedWith Kirby, Richard Shelton, 1874- person
associatedWith OCLC. corporateBody
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
correspondedWith Sarton, George, 1884-1956 person
associatedWith Yale Medical Library. corporateBody
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Science--History
Libraries--Automation
Medical libraries
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Birth 1914-01-06

Death 2006-07-31

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English

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