ERIC Number: ED433031
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Libraries, Archives and Museums: What's in Them for Us? PIALA '98. Selected Papers from the Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives Conference (8th, Tofol, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, November 17-20, 1998).
Cohen, Arlene, Ed.
This proceedings contains papers from the 1998 annual conference of the Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives (PIALA). After welcoming remarks from Henry Robert and Isabel Rungrad, the following papers are included: "Sharing Our Successes, Discussing Our Future: A Survey of Pacific Collections Activities--Report from the University of Hawaii's Conference" (Karen M. Peacock); "Curriculum Development and the Preservation of Kosraean Language and Culture" (Alister Tolenoa); "Peace Corps Micronesia: 'The Library Development & Reading Education Project'" (Jeff Henry, Lee Allison, Rose Rojas, and Kani Le); "The Hawaii Library Association and PIALA: A Pacific Partnership" (Ruth Horie); "How Can Tourism Support and Archive Conservation in Kosrae?" (Justus Alokoa); "Status of Conservation in Kosrae" (Simson Abraham); "'Strengthening Academic Programs': The College of Micronesia-FSM Title III Project" (Jean Thoulag); "Daniel Peacock and the Foundation for Micronesia's Libraries" (Nicholas J. Goetzfriedt). Statements from the presentation of the 'PIALA Lifetime Achievement Award' to Daniel J. Peacock are presented, as well as farewell remarks by Aaron F. Sigrah. Reproductions of three PIALA resolutions and a "Florence Nalezny Warpha Book Award' bibliography on peoples and cultures of the world are also included. (AEF)
Descriptors: Archives, Conferences, Cooperative Programs, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Libraries, Library Associations, Library Collection Development, Library Development, Library Services, Museums, Postsecondary Education, Preservation, Program Development
University of Guam, RFK Library, UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam 96923 ($25).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives, Guam.
Identifiers: Federated States of Micronesia; Hawaii; Library Materials Conservation; Pacific Islands; Peace Corps
Note: For the 1997 proceedings, see ED 422 011.