ERIC Number: ED239646
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Management of Library Associations Section. Management and Technology Division. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Papers on the management of library associations, which were presented at the 1983 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) conference, include: (1) "The Management of Library Associations: Publishing--A Third World Perspective," in which Pearl Springer (Trinidad and Tobago) outlines the importance of publishing in developing nations, the constraints (economic, personnel, technical, and sociological) on publishing activities, and areas where the library association can make meaningful contributions in the field of publishing; (2) "Publications of the Library Association of the German Democratic Republic (GDR)," in which Klaus Plotz (East Germany) describes association activity in the publishing of periodicals, basic works on GDR library development, conference reports, cataloging rules, regional library guides, documents on international librarianship, and internal association publications; and (3) "Working Document II of the Round Table for the Management of Library Associations 1983," a report outlining round table objectives, proposals, and priorities, including the establishment of an information databank on library association activities and collection of specialist information, with appendices describing round table policies and the establishment at Simmons College (United States) of an IFLA resource center on associations in information fields. (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: East Germany; International Federation of Library Associations
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations (49th, Munich, West Germany, August 21-27, 1983). A few pages will reproduce marginally.