ERIC Number: ED329282
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
IFLA General Conference, 1990. Division of General Research Libraries: Open Forum; Section of National Libraries; Section of University Libraries and Other General Research Libraries; Section of Parliamentary Libraries. Booklet 1.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
The 16 reports in this collection were presented at an open forum on research libraries and meetings of three more specialized sections: (1) "Nature and Purpose of the Division of General Research Libraries" (Ernst Kohl); (2) "Objectives and Goals of the Section of Parliamentary Libraries" (Ernst Kohl); (3) "The IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations) Section of University Libraries and Other General Research Libraries" (Rolf Schuursma); (4) "The National Library's Role in Developing a National Information Policy--the Case of Sweden" (Birgit Antonsson); (5) "The National Library as a Decentralized Organization: The Case of Finland" (Esko Hakli); (6) "Summary of the Paris Workshop 1989 on Performance Measurement" (John Willemse); (7) "Measuring Academic Library Performance" (Barbara J. Ford and JoAn S. Segal); (8) "Performance Measurement in the Danish Libraries" (Niels Ole Pors); (9) "The Challenge of Change in Eastern Europe to the Parliamentary Libraries of the West" (Ernst Kohl); (10) "How the Nordic Council Works" (Bert Isacsson); (11) "The Place of the Library in the Administrative Structure of the Parliament" (Eric J. Spicer); (12) "Progress Report on Legislation on National Libraries of Countries around the World" in the period between the 55th and the 56th sessions of IFLA (Lenin State Library); (13) "Cooperation between National Libraries" (J. M. Smethurst); (14) "Library and Research Services to the Swedish Parliament" (Bengt Alexanderson, Editor); (15) "Problems of Performance Evaluation in Academic Libraries" (Roswitha Poll); and (16) "Workshop on Library Security" (a discussion checklist, bibliography, and other workshop materials, presented by Beckman Associates Library Consultants, Inc., of Ontario, Canada. (MAB)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Decentralization, Evaluation Criteria, Federal Government, Foreign Countries, Government Libraries, Higher Education, International Organizations, Librarian Attitudes, Library Networks, Library Role, Library Services, Library Surveys, National Libraries, Research Libraries
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Building Security; Denmark; Finland; Information Policy; Sweden
Note: Papers presented at the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) General Conference (56th, Stockholm, Sweden, August 18-24, 1990). Booklet 1 papers are followed by a progress report and three additional papers. A few pages of the added papers contain faint type or filled letters.