Publication Date


Advisor(s) - Committee Chair

V.J. Christenson, Claude Frady, David Shannon, B.W. Broach, Gene Farley

Degree Program

Department of Educational Administration, Leadership and Research

Degree Type

Education Specialist


The chronological development of elementary school media centers in Kentucky was traced through an examination of: state constitutions, school laws, biennial reports of the superintendent of public instruction, Department of Education Bulletins, school board minutes, books on education and library periodicals. Kenwood Media Center, Jefferson County Public Schools, Louisville, Kentucky was chosen as the model example of a media center 1975. It was examined in the following areas: personnel, collection of materials and equipment, appropriations, services, organization of center and facilities.


Curriculum and Instruction | Education | Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research | Elementary Education