ERIC Number: ED100344
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Sep-18
Reference Count: N/A
National Commission on Libraries and Information Science, Mountain Plains Regional Hearing, September 18, 1974, Denver, Colorado. Volume Three; Written Testimony.
National Commission on Libraries and Information Science, Washington, DC.
Many librarians, library students, and other concerned citizens accepted the opportunity to write to the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science on the occasion of the Mountain Plains Regional Hearing, September 18, 1974 in Denver, Colorado. There were communications on countless facets of library and information services. Some topics covered were: library service to American Indians, school libraries and media centers, public libraries, federal financial support, the pros and cons of a national network, financial needs of libraries at the local level, academic and research library needs, cooperative efforts of libraries, problems of rural library service, state library services, medical libraries, interlibrary loans, services to the blind and aged, and the education of librarians. Statements from people in the states of Colorado, Vermont, North Dakota, Nebraska, Utah, Kansas, South Dakota, Wyoming, Nevada, Iowa, and Texas are included. (LS)
Descriptors: American Indians, College Libraries, County Libraries, Federal Programs, Financial Support, Information Services, Interlibrary Loans, Letters (Correspondence), Libraries, Library Cooperation, Library Education, Library Networks, Library Services, Medical Libraries, National Programs, Public Libraries, Research Libraries, Rural Areas, School Libraries, State Libraries
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Commission on Libraries and Information Science, Washington, DC.