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ERIC Number: ED040718
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 233
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To Establish a National Commission on Libraries and Information Science; Hearings before the Select Subcommittee on Education...on H.R. 8839 and H.R. 908...
Testimony relative to establishing a National Commission on Libraries and Information Science as given in two committee sessions is presented in the form of verbatim oral questions and answers, prepared statements, letters and supplemental materials. Major prepared statements are by: (1) Joseph Becker, (2) Frederick Burkhardt, (3) Hugh L. Carey, (4) Carl Elliott, (5) Robert M. Hayes, (6) Roger H. McDonough (7) L. Quincy Mumford, (8) Carl F. J. Overhage, (9) William A. Steiger, (10) Frank Thompson Jr., (11) Grant Venn, (12) Robert Vosper, (13) Herman Wells and (14) Herbert S. White. Topics covered include: (1) the Commission's charge, (2) a national library policy, (3) objectives for overcoming current inadequacies and (4) recommendations for achieving the objectives. The appendixes contain: (1) text of the President's statement, (2) selected list of special studies, (3) list of regional hearings and (4) list of Commission meetings and witnesses and guests at each. Other documents on this same legislation are reported in LI 002 018, LI 002 024, and LI 002 025. (MF)
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