Rhode Island. Legislative Commission on Libraries (1960 - 1964) | State Archives Catalog
Name: Rhode Island. Legislative Commission on Libraries (1960 - 1964)
Historical Note: The Legislatlve Commission on Libraries was established by General Assembly Resolution 72, on May 25, 1962. The resolution stated that Rhode Island's "library facilities ...are presently inadequate in may respects:..." The Commission was formed to study existing state laws pertaining to libraries in Rhode Island, and to make a report of its findings and recommnedations to the General Assembly by 1964.