ERIC Number: ED082788
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-May
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New Opportunities for Research Libraries. Minutes of the Meeting (80th, May 12-13, 1972, Atlanta, Georgia).
Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC.
All of the program elements of this meeting related to the theme of new opportunities for research libraries. Speakers and discussion groups ranged over topics as diverse as the emerging technology of telecommunications and the continuing movement among academic librarians to improve their status, both with the college and university on the one hand and the library on the other. The four major topic headings and the papers presented are: (1) Telecommunications--"Prospects for Research Libraries"; (2) Interlibrary Loans--"Interlibrary Loan Studies,""The Case for Free Access,""Interlibrary Loan Fees, and "The Library Management Review and Analysis Program"; (3) The Evolving Status of University Librarians--"Library Governance in Higher Education: What Is Evolving,""Librarians and Faculty Status," and "The Columbia Study;" and (4) Computers and Regional Networks--"Computerized Cooperation,""NELINET: A Regional Network," and "Technology and the Library." (Other ARL meetings minutes are ED 067115 and LI 004 505-509 and 004 511 through 004 512.) (Author/SJ)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Computers, Conference Reports, Interlibrary Loans, Librarians, Library Associations, Library Networks, Meetings, Research Libraries, Telecommunications
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.