ERIC Number: ED077530
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Information Resources in the Environmental Sciences.
Bonn, George S., Ed.
The 18th Allerton Park Institute (1972), sponsored by the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science and the Illinois Institute for Environmental Quality, was concerned with "Information Resources in the Environmental Sciences." Attention was directed toward the location, description and use of burgeoning resources in the broad field of environmental sciences. Papers presented included: "Librarians as Environmental Activists,""Government Agencies,""Information Resources in Environmental Sciences: An Academic Viewpoint,""Environmental Information From Other Organizations,""Scientific and Educational Society Activity in the Environmental Sciences,""Getting Down to Earth; The Call of Stockhom Upon the Information Services,""A Guide to Environmental Information Services of the Private Sector,""National Information Centers, Facilities and Services for the Environmental Sciences,""Regional Environmental Libraries,""State and Local Environmental Information Centers, Facilities, and Services,""Federal Resources and Environmental Programs,""The School Media Specialist as Activist,""Selecting and Evaluating Environmental Information Resources in Public Libraries,""Coping With Environmental Information Resources,""Durkheim and Weber in Wonderland; or, Building Environmental Collections for the Real World," and a summary of the conference. (Author/KE)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Conferences, Databases, Environmental Education, Environmental Research, Federal Government, Information Centers, Information Services, Information Sources, Institutes (Training Programs), Librarians, Library Material Selection, Media Specialists, Professional Associations, Public Libraries
Publications Office, Grad. School of Library Science, Univ. of Ill., 215 Armory Bldg., Champaign, Ill. 61820
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Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Graduate School of Library Science.
Note: (245 References); Papers presented at the 18th Allerton Park Institute, November 12-15, 1972