ERIC Number: ED160119
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May
Reference Count: 0
Changing Environment for Research Library Development. Minutes of the Ninety-Second Meeting, May 4-5, 1978.
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
The minutes of the 1978 meeting of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) include the texts of the following presentations: "Current Issues in Higher Education," Thomas A. Bartlett; "What University Administrators Want to Know About Research Libraries," Emmett B. Fields; "Performance Measures for Research Libraries," Vernon E. Palmour; "Planning for the Catalogs: A Managerial Perspective," Joseph Rosenthal; "Two Years With a Closed Catalog," Robert Blackburn; and "Implications for ARL Directors of Freezing the Library of Congress Catalogs," H. William Axford. These are followed by minutes from the business meeting and committee and special reports on preservation of research library materials, ARL statistics, National Library Network Development and Bibliographic Control, Council on Library Resources, and increases in ARL dues. The appendices include a report on a survey on the status of planning in ARL libraries; a draft of the standards for university libraries; lists of officers, members of the board of directors, committees, and task forces of ARL; and an auditor's report. (JPF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Annual Reports, Catalogs, Committees, Conference Reports, Higher Education, Library Associations, Library Planning, Library Role, Research Libraries
Association of Research Libraries, 1527 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see ED 129 258-263; Parts of document may be marginally legible due to small type