ERIC Number: ED065134
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
"Libraries Without Walls"; Governor's Conference on Iowa Libraries Report (1st, Hyatt House, Des Moines, April 30-May 1, 1971).
Governor's Conference on Libraries Committee, Des Moines, IA.
The theme of this working conference, Libraries Without Walls, was explored by representatives of business, labor, government, education, community organizations and libraries. Recommendations were made for the more effective use of libraries in providing information for the entire community. The problems, proposals and recommendations of thirteen discussion groups are presented in these conference proceedings. The discussions focused on the following areas of concern: interlibrary cooperation; meeting individual needs; legal frameworks; for libraries; the library's role in releasing human potential; academic library collections; young adult services; the new media in libraries; service to business, industry and labor; library buildings for the future; service to the aged; the role of the library in adult education; and the financial problems of libraries. A list of conference attendees is included. (SJ)
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Iowa Library Association, Des Moines.; Iowa Library Trustees Association, Des Moines.; Iowa State Traveling Library, Des Moines.
Authoring Institution: Governor's Conference on Libraries Committee, Des Moines, IA.
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