ERIC Number: ED069319
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Long-Range Program, Hawaii State Library System; 1973-1978.
Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Library Services.
A description of where and how the Office of Library Services operates is included in this Long-Range Plan for Hawaii's libraries. This includes the geographical setting, as well as a description of the political and economic characteristics of the state. It indicates some of the implications for growth for Hawaii's libraries in terms of population growth, diversity of ethnic background, and economic factors. It also includes the organizational structure of the state government including the Department of Education and the Office of Library Services. The functions of the Office of Library Services and its branches are detailed. Other information sources - academic, special, and school libraries - that contribute to meeting the information needs of people are given major consideration. An assessment of current and future needs of the community are discussed, listed, and ranked according to priority. The plan provides for the planning of evaluation, so that data received can be utilized in the modification of existing plans and the generation of new plans. (Other State Plans are: LI 003985 and LI 003987 through LI 003993.) (Author/NH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Library Services.
Identifiers - Location: Hawaii
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act