Fonds F 580 - Gordon Bean fonds

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Gordon Bean fonds

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F 580

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  • 1980-1983 (Creation)
    Bean, Gordon

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14.5 cm of textual records

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([ca. 1972])

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Gordon Bean had a Bachelor of Arts Degree, as well as a Masters Degree in Advanced Library Science. He began teaching at Ryerson in 1972 in the Library Arts Program. He taught in the program until 1983 when the school ended the program. Gordon joined Continuing Education in 1983 as the Course Coordinator for Applied Arts. He held this position until 1995. While at Ryerson Gordon was a member of the Informatics Committee. After the collapse of the Library Arts Program, the Informatics Committee worked on developing a proposal for an Information Studies program at Ryerson.

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Fonds consists of material created and co-created by Gordon Bean during his time at Ryerson. Included is a Library Arts manual, and correspondence and reports relating to the Informatics Committee.

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103-10 Informatics Committee (Dean/Fac/CommDesign)

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