Sarah Comly Norris Bogle

1870 - 1932

Librarian & Director


Sarah Bogle
Sarah Bogle was born in 1870. She became president of the Association for Library and Information Science Education in 1917, where she presided for a year. In addition to becoming the Director of Pittsburgh's Training School for Children's Librarians, from 1923 to 1929 she directed the Paris Library School. She was the assistant secretary of the American Library Association at the time of her death in 1932.

  • Bogle-Pratt International Library Travel Fund Award established in her honor.
  • Johnson, Nancy Becker. (1991). Sarah C.N. Bogle: Librarian at Large University of Michigan.
  • Sullivan, P.A. (1978). Bogle, Sarah Comly Norris. In B.S. Wynar (ed.), Dictionary of American Library Biography (pp. 41-43). Littleton, Colorado: Libraries Unlimited.
  • American Library Association. Bogle International Library Travel Fund. Last accessed May 5, 2002.

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