ERIC Number: ED065166
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Reading Guidance and Bibliotherapy in Public, Hospital and Institution Libraries.
Monroe, Margaret E., Ed.
A series of institutes for adult service librarians was conducted by the Library School of the University of Wisconsin. This volume contains selected papers from each of the three Institutes: Reading Guidance, Library Services for New Literates, and Serving Readers through Hospital and Institution Libraries. The topics of these selected papers are: Reading Guidance as a Basic Library Service, Anthropological Perspectives on Reading, The Art of Reading Guidance, The Bold New Approach, Reader Services and Bibliotherapy, Counseling and Bibliotherapy for the General Reader, Bibliotheraputic Aspects of Public Library Services to Patients in Hospitals and Institutions, Role of the Librarian on the Interdisciplinary Team, Role of the Public and Institution Libraries in Helping the Patient Transfer from Institution to the Community, and An Inmate Tells About Library Service. (SJ)
Descriptors: Adult Reading Programs, Bibliotherapy, Institutional Libraries, Institutionalized Persons, Library Services, Public Libraries, Reading Material Selection
Publications Committee, Library School of the University of Wisconsin, 600 North Park Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 ($3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ., Madison. Library School.
Note: (85 References); A Selection of Papers Presented at a Series of Adult Services Institutes, 1965-1968