ERIC Number: ED329289
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
IFLA General Conference, 1990. Regional Activities: Africa; Asia and Oceania; Latin America and the Caribbean. Booklet 8.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
The 12 papers in this collection were presented during the meetings of three sections of the Division of Regional Activities: (1) "Which Way African Librarianship?" (Kingo Mchombu); (2) "The Expansion of the University of the Air of Japan and the Changing Function of Regional University Libraries" (Katsuhiro Jinzaki); (3) "Mobilization of Library Resources for Literacy, Knowledge, and Development in the English-Speaking Caribbean" (Albertina Jefferson); (4) "Los recursos bibliotecarios en America Latina. Panorama general" (Library Resources in Latin America. The General Panorama) (Rosa Maria Fernandez de Zamora); (5) "Public Libraries. Information and Citizenship" (May Brooking Negrao and Sonja Regina Ceu Bertonazzi); (6) "Technological Prospects for Libraries in Developing Countries" (Edward J. Valauskas); (7) "Community Information and Referral Services in Rural Areas of Southeast Asia: A Conceptual Framework" (Katni Kamsono Kibat); (8) "Impact of Information Technology on Libraries in India" (Janak Raj); (9) "The Third Wave and the Third World Libraries" (K. Navalani); (10) "The Future of Librarianship in Africa" (Anthony Olden); (11) "El manejo de informacion sobre cultura popular: una estrategia de la biblioteca publica para estimular el acceso al conocimiento y apoyar procesos de alfabetizacion" (The Management of Information on Popular Culture: A Strategy of the Public Library To Stimulate the Access to Knowledge and To Support Literacy) (Myriam Mejia); and (12) a paper on Information Science (Shawky Salem). (MAB)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Identifiers: Africa; Asia; Japan; Latin America
Note: Papers presented at the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) General Conference (56th, Stockholm, Sweden, August 18-24, 1990). Booklet 8 contains five papers, one of which is in Spanish. In addition, seven papers are appended; the paper by Mejia is in Spanish.