The Pioneers: A. S. Nasution


  • W. L. Williamson University of Wisconsin-Madison

Author Biography

W. L. Williamson, University of Wisconsin-Madison

W. L. Williamson was Professor of Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, until his recent retirement. His master's degree is from Columbia University, and his doctorate from the Graduate Library School, University of Chicago. He was Director, Montclair (NJ) Public library, and a librarian at Columbia University, before going to Madison. He served as a consultant in Indonesia. Dr. Williamson is author of William Frederick Poole and the Modern Library Movement (1963) and many articles on library history and collection development.