ERIC Number: ED229035
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Art Libraries Section. Special Libraries Division. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Papers on art libraries, librarianship, and documentation presented at the 1982 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) conference include: (1) "The Tyranny of Distance: Art Libraries in Canada," a description by Mary F. Williamson of Canada's regional art libraries which serve both art students and the general public; (2) "A Checklist of Some Art Bibliographies Not Included in Arntzen and Rainwater's 'Guide to the Literature of Art History'"; (3) "Canadian Art Publications: A Historical Perspective and Summary of Recent Developments" by Loren Singer; (4) "Popular Religious Images: A Many Faceted Subject Which Could Benefit from an Automated Approach" by Michel Albaric (France); (5) "AGAP'ART: A Cooperative Automated Catalogue of Art and Archaeology Journals Held in the Art Libraries of Paris and the Paris Area" by Denise Gazier (France); (6) "Visual Resources: The State of the Art," a description by Nancy De Laurier (United States) of methods of slide conservation, and the training and activities of slide curators; (7) "The Indivisibility of Art Librarianship" by Wolfgang M. Freitag (United States) which advocates coordination between book and visual resources librarians; and (8) "Documentation of Design History: Past, Present and Future" by Anthony J. Coulson (United Kingdom), which discusses reference sources for design history, particularly industrial design. (ESR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Art Libraries; Art Publications; Design History; Slide Collections
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations (48th, Montreal, Canada, August 22-28, 1982). Best copy available.