Equal Work for Unequal Pay: By Regan Balfour

An Annotated Bibliography on Pay Equity and Salaries in Librarianship

 From 1998-2002

Introduction

Scope and Purpose

Canada

United States

Australia

Analysis

Other Works Consulted

 

 

 

The issue of low pay in libraries is almost as old as the profession it self. Melvil Dewey believed that college-educated women not only possessed the high character needed for librarianship, but also would be a cheap source of literate labor. (Farley, 2002)

 

 

 

This site was created by Regan Balfour for LIS 600 as a requirement for graduation from the Master of Library and Information Studies program at the University of Alberta.