Telling Chinese American Librarians' Stories: Lois Mai Chan

Title

Telling Chinese American Librarians' Stories: Lois Mai Chan

Description

Lois Mai Chan (Chinese: 麥麟屏, July 30, 1934 – August 20, 2014), beloved professor, researcher, and author in the field of cataloging and classification, retired in 2011 after 45 years of service to the University of Kentucky. In her career, she published over 20 books, gave lectures around the world, won numerous grants and awards, and served as a consultant to the Library of Congress. Her textbooks are used in library schools around the world, including the popular "Cataloging and Classification: An Introduction."
This video commemorates her illustrious career and contributions to the field of library and information science.
It was produced by Team G of the 2014 ALA Emerging Leaders in association with the Chinese American Librarians Association.

Creator

Pun, Ray; Tong, Monnee; Suber, Samuel; Rod-Welch, Leila

Source

https://youtu.be/ZBWB2S3tqRs

Publisher

Chinese American Librarians Association

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/

Relation

https://www.youtube.com/user/CALAChannel (CALA YouTube Channel)

Format

video/mp4

Type

Video; MovingImage

Date Available

2014-06-03

Date Issued

2014-06-03

Position: 18 (135 views)

Files

Lois Mai Chan.JPG

Citation

Pun, Ray; Tong, Monnee; Suber, Samuel; Rod-Welch, Leila, “Telling Chinese American Librarians' Stories: Lois Mai Chan,” CALASYS - CALA Academic Resources & Repository System, accessed May 17, 2021, https://ir.cala-web.org/items/show/121.