ERIC Number: ED092100
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
White House Conference on Library and Information Services in 1976. Hearing Before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Third Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Hearings were held on a "Joint resolution to authorize and request the President to call a White House conference on library and information services in 1976." The purpose of the conference would be to develop recommendations for further improvement and growth of the nation's libraries and information centers in order to make information and ideas accessible; make use of new technology; encourage cooperation and coordination among libraries; and increase public support of libraries. There are supporting statements and other materials from the Librarian of Congress, the Archivist of the U.S., publishers, library associations and their officials, book committees, professors, educators, library trustees, a corrections board officer, authors, media specialists, the Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, and others. (LS)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.