ERIC Number: ED180464
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: 0
To Help You Know: Information and Referral Services for the Residents of Maryland's Eastern Shore.
Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Library Development and Services.
This report describes the information and referral services project in a 3-county rural area that was developed in the county public library systems to meet the educational, cultural, and recreational needs of their communities. Sections of the report cover recognition of need, the area served, funding, the project itself (objectives, staff, training of project staff and permanent library staff, data collection), publicity, delivery of information and referral services, evaluation, and problems encountered and objectives not met. Some excerpts from the project's monthly reports describing specific activities are provided, and an outline of the procedures used to set up the project concludes the report. Appendices include an organizational chart, descriptions of the project staff, a list of the administrators involved, the project budget, the information and referral statistical report, statistics on information and reference questions, forms used in the project, and sample publicity. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of School Systems (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Office of Libraries and Learning Resources.
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore. Div. of Library Development and Services.
Identifiers: Maryland (Eastern Shore)
Note: Appendices E and F may not reproduce