ERIC Number: ED239629
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Acquisition and Exchange Section. Collection and Services Division. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Papers on library acquisitions, cooperative collection development, and the international exchange of publications, which were presented at the 1983 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) conference, include: (1) "Acquisition of South Asian Materials for the Libraries of North America and Europe: Problems, Prospects, and Perspectives," an outline by Sharad Karkhanis (United States) of difficulties in and recommendations for the acquisition of South Asian materials, which includes lists of relevant bibliographies, book review journals, and book suppliers; (2) "Cooperative Collection Development in the U.S.A.: The Example of Colorado" by Geri Schmidt (United States); (3) "The Collection Bibliographic Control and Accessibility of Grey Literature," in which D. N. Wood (United Kingdom) describes national, international, and commercial systems developed to improve access to literature not available through normal bookselling channels; (4) "International Exchange of Publications in the Library and Information System of the Chinese Academy of Sciences" by Zhai Zongshu (China); (5) "Present Problems in Foreign Literature Acquisition for Research Libraries in the Federal Republic of Germany," a discussion by Dieter Oertel (West Germany) of budget limitations and cancellation of orders in German university libraries; and (6) "Study on the Problem of the In-Service Training of Acquisitions and Exchange Staff in Libraries: Professional Requirements, Training Problems" by Boris P. Kanevsky (USSR). (ESR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Access to Information; Book Exchange; China; South Asian Materials; United States; Unpublished Materials; West Germany
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations (49th, Munich, West Germany, August 21-27, 1983). For other papers presented at this conference, see IR 050 592-601.