ERIC Number: ED071921
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Fifth National Conference of the Population/Family Planning Library and Information Centers, (Chapel Hill, N.C., May 4-5, 1972).
Horowitz, Blanche, Ed.; Speert, Kathryn, Ed.
This report contains the proceedings of the Fifth National Conference on Population/Family Planning Library and Information Services. Sponsored by the Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers (APLIC), this was the fifth in a series of annual conference/workshops devoted to library and information needs and services in the population/family planning field. Part One has a summary report, list of participants, and conference agenda. Part Two reports a four-part panel discussion, "Information Needs and Sources in Family Planning," focusing on programs and communications materials, both United States and international. Part Three covers workshop sessions on information retrieval using library methods, computer usage, and construction of an hierarchical indexing vocabulary. Part Four is devoted to two special reports: "Population Education: A New Dimension for the Population/Family Planning Library" by Frances Jacobson and "The First Five-Year Plan for Population Education" by Noel-David Burleson. Reviews of previous conferences, participant statistics, a bibliography, and APLIC Bylaws are also included. (BL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill. Carolina Population Center.