ERIC Number: ED081246
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Nov-2
Reference Count: N/A
Grupo de Trabajo Para la Preparacion del Proyecto Sobre el Desarrolo de Servicias de Bibliotecas y de Informacion Cientifica y Tecnica (Working Group for the Preparation of the Proposal on the Development of Library Services and Scientific and Technical Information).
Oficina de Educacion Iberoamericana, Madrid (Spain).
The Office of Iberoamerican Education, an intergovernmental body based on educational and cultural cooperation for the purpose of disseminating information, documentation, advice, and assistance in the field of education, co-sponsors (with UNESCO) the work represented in this study of library and information planning and facilities in the Andean countries of Latin America; the issue is raised as part of the Andres Bellow Agreement on education. After introductory remarks, the report presents the results of a questionnaire answered by Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela concerning library education, professional associations, relevant legislation, library structure, planning, organization, and services. The final part presents a strategy for future action. An appendix discusses the UNISIST project, an international system for the dissemination of scientific information. For the discussion of this working paper by the experts from the countries involved, see FL 003 319. (VM)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Documentation, Educational Development, Educational Improvement, Educational Legislation, Educational Planning, Information Centers, Information Services, International Education, Libraries, Library Education, Library Facilities, Library Planning, Library Services, National Libraries, Public Libraries, Research Reports, Resources, School Libraries, Scientific Research
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Authoring Institution: Oficina de Educacion Iberoamericana, Madrid (Spain).