ERIC Number: ED326218
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
IFLA General Conference 1988. Division of General Research Libraries. Section on National Libraries; Section on Parliamentary Libraries; Section on University Libraries and Other General Research Libraries; Section on Library History.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
The 12 papers in this compilation focus on the activities of general research libraries, i.e., national, parliamentary, and university libraries: (1) "Commercial and Revenue Raising Activities in National Libraries" (Maurice Line & Peter Scott, New Zealand); (2) "The End of All and Forever--On the Acquisition Policies of National Libraries and the Future of Legal Deposit Material" (Bendick Rugass, Norway); (3) "The National Library of Iran in a Period of Change" (Poori Soltani, Iran); (4) "National Libraries in a Time of Change: Viewpoint from a Developing Country--Papua New Guinea" (Otto Kakaw, Papua New Guinea); (5) "International Co-operation in the Creation of a Library and Documentation Service for the National Assembly of Djibouti" (P. St. J. Dawe, Djibouti); (6) "A Modern Metamorphosis: Recent Development in the Queensland Parliamentary Library" (Nick Bannenberg, New Zealand); (7) "Parliamentary Libraries in Southeast Asia: Status of Development and Prospects for Cooperation" (Jane Ann Lindley, Pakistan); (8) "Guidelines for the Security of Loan Exhibitions" (Henry Heaney, United Kingdom); (9) "Australian Academic Libraries Approach the Millennium: The Record and the Prospect" (G. G. Allen, Australia); (10) "Library Effectiveness--The Need for Measurement" (John Willemse, Republic of South Africa); (11) "The History of the National Library of Indonesia: The Bibliographical Borobudur" (S. W. Massil, United Kingdom); and (12) "The History of National Library Provision in Australia" (Harrison Bryan, Australia). (CGD)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Depository Libraries, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Evaluation Methods, Exhibits, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Higher Education, History, Library Services, Measurement Techniques, National Libraries, Needs Assessment, Policy, Political Influences, Research Libraries
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Parliamentarians; Parliamentary Libraries
Note: Papers presented at the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) General Conference (54th, Sydney, Australia, August 30-September 3, 1988).