ERIC Number: ED082786
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jan-17
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Minutes of the Meeting (77th, January 17, 1971, Los Angeles, California).
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
Three topics of prime interest to research libraries are discussed during the program portion of these minutes: microforms, national serials data program, and the financial problems of research libraries. The presentations regarding microforms are the "The ARL Microform Project: A View from Within" and "Controlling the Minutia." In the second group are: "The National Serials Pilot Project,""The National Serials System: Concept and Commitment," and "Research Library Expectations of a National Serials Data Program." Financial problems are discussed in "Budget Constraints at Syracuse,""The Financial Situation of the Ohio State University Libraries in 1970-71 and Beyond,""Problems of Austerity at JUL,""Adversity and Opportunity at Yale,""The Poverty Level at Berkeley," and a report on the document entitled "New Depression in Higher Education." There is also a brief report on the "ARL Preservation Project." Reports of various committees of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) are included as appendices. (Minutes of other ARL meetings are ED 067115 and LI 004 505, 506, and 004 508 through 004 512.) (SJ)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Conference Reports, Financial Problems, Library Associations, Meetings, Microforms, National Programs, Research Libraries, Serials
The Association of Research Libraries, 1527 New Hampshire Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($5.00)
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Authoring Institution: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.