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ROUNDS, JOSEPH BRADFORD: 1909-

Joseph Bradford Rounds was born in Knightstown, Ind., on May 24, 1909, the son of James Henry and Mary Welborn Rounds. He received the A.B. degree from Earlham College in 1930 and the degrees of A.B. in L.S. in 1931 and A.M. in L.S. in 1938 from the University of Michigan. Rounds held the following positions: librarian, Earlham College, 1931-36; consultant, International Labour Office Library ( Geneva ), 1938-39; and manager, U.S. Office of the American Library ( Paris ), 1940. In Buffalo, N.Y., he served as director of both the Grosvenor Library, 1941-47, and Erie County Public Library, 1947-54, and became director of the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library when the two units were merged in 1954. He has been a member of New York state councils and commissions related to libraries.

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  • Research Facilities of the International Labour Office Available to American Libraries. Chicago, 1939.Search "Research Facilities of the International Labour Office Available
                                        to American Libraries" by ROUNDS, JOSEPH BRADFORD: 1909- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Urban, Regional and County Public Libraries (withKeith Couch). Ottawa, 1956.Search "Urban, Regional and County Public Libraries" by ROUNDS, JOSEPH BRADFORD: 1909- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
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