The sources below discuss the history of the former Library Science Library and report on research related to LIS library collections and services.
Searing, Susan E., and Alison M. Greenlee. (2011) Faculty responses to library service innovations: a case study. Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 52, no. 4 (October): [in press]. Available through IDEALS: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/25619
Searing, Susan E. (2007) Integrating assessment into recurring information literacy instruction: A case study from LIS education. Public Services Quarterly 3, no. 1/2: 191-218.Available through IDEALS: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/1793
D'Arpa, Christine; Moynihan, Lucy M.; and Searing, Susan E. "'So you see that we are pioneers': The Library and Information Science Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Celebrates 65 Years." Available through IDEALS: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/30842.
Stenstrom, Patricia. "The Library and Information Science Library." In Ideals and Standards: The History of the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science, 1893-1993, edited by Walter C. Allen and Robert F. Delzell. [Urbana-Champaign, Ill. : The School], 1992. pdf
Searing, Susan. "The Library and Information Science Library, 1990s to 2009." pdf