Speaker: Keith Mages, RN, MSN
Doctoral Student, University of Pennsylvania
Title: "The Bellevue Classification Scheme: The Cultural Commentary of a Nursing Library Classification System"
Place: School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
Claire Fagin Hall
418 Curie Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Room: Room 115
This paper analyzes the Bellevue School of Nursing Library and the meaning of its unique classification system developed specifically to organize the texts that represented early 20th century nursing print culture. It explores how the organization and classification of disciplinary print materials works to produce and disseminate nursing’s perceived professional and cultural spheres.
The Bates Center Seminar Series features scholarly papers and presentations on the history of nursing and health care and welcomes all interested individuals.
Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
418 Curie Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6096
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