ERIC Number: ED337201
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
White House Conference on Library and Information Services: Keynote Addresses, Remarks, and Presented Papers (2nd, Washington, D.C., July 9-13, 1991).
National Commission on Libraries and Information Science, Washington, DC.
This collection of addresses, remarks, and papers presented at the second White House Conference on Library and Information Services (WHCLIS2) includes excerpts from remarks made by First Lady Barbara Bush, President George Bush, Marilyn Quayle, and William T. Esrey of United Telecommunications, Inc., and keynote addresses by Mary Futrell from the Center for the Study of Education and National Development at George Washington University, and Major R. Owen, Chairman of the Select Education Subcommittee of the House Education and Labor Committee ("Libraries in America 2000"). These presentations speak to the three conference themes of Literacy, Democracy, and Productivity. Also included in the collection are: (1) "Moving from 'Special Services' to Universal Access" (Deborah Kaplan, Associate Director of Public Education, World Institute on Disability); (2) remarks by Gordon M. Ambach in introducing Lamar Alexander (U.S. Secretary of Education) together with remarks by Alexander; (3) "The GOPAC Project" (Newt Gingrich, U.S. Congressman from Georgia); (4) remarks by Paul Simon (U.S. Senator from Illinois), and (5) remarks by James Billington (Librarian of Congress). (MAB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Commission on Libraries and Information Science, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: White House Conference Library Info Services
Note: For additional conference-related materials, see IR 053 790-804.