ERIC Number: ED180429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Libraries in Society. Proceedings of the Biennial Conference of the Library Association of Australia (19th, Tasmania, Australia, August 1977).
Library Association of Australia, Sidney.
This collection of 34 papers and speeches presented at the conference covers a wide range of topics pertaining to the role of libraries in contemporary society, including issues in library education, library/community relations, library planning and policy-making, technological trends, library services, and library administration. While several articles deal exclusively with Australian libraries, most concern matters of general interest to the library community. Authors represented in this volume include Neil Batt, Peter Biskup, Joan Buckie, Joyce Cupples, Ernest R. DeProspo, D. Warwick Dunstan, Donald P. Ely, Derek Fielding, Edward Flowers, Robin Gibson, Joe Hallein, Malcolm Harrington, Anne Hazell, Sue Healy, Allan Horton, M. D. Kirby, Wallace Kirsop, A. Graham Mackenzie, Brian J. McMullin, Gil McNamee, Carmen Maguire, Stephanus I. Malan, Jane Moore, Pam Naylor, James Nicholls, Phyllis M. Papps, Edwin B. Parker, Neil A. Radford, Michael J. Ramsden, Mary A. Ronnie, S. Lawrie Ryan, Arthur Sale, Sara L. Seibert, John Simkin, Margaret Trask, and Melvin Weinstock. (FM)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Library Administration, Library Education, Library Planning, Library Research, Library Role, Library Services
Library Association of Australia, 35 Clarence Street, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library Association of Australia, Sidney.