Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Reading is Fundamental, Inc.
RIF Newsletter, 1971-1995
This accession consists of a reference set of RIF Newsletter issued by Reading is Fundamental (RIF), Inc., which, beginning in 1968, became an independent unit under Smithsonian Institution sponsorship. The Smithsonian's Assistant Secretary for Public Service once was in charge of the RIF program, which received financial support from the Ford Foundation. RIF's purpose is to motivate disadvantaged children and adults to want to read, by making available a wide variety of interesting and relevant, inexpensive books. Materials include newsletters. Some issues are missing.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Reading is Fundamental, Inc.
- Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Public Service
- Ford Foundation
- RIF Newsletter
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-098, Reading is Fundamental, Inc., RIF Newsletter