ERIC Number: ED108694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Narrative Evaluation Report of USOE Title II-B Institute "Education for Librarianship in Urban Community Colleges".
Hale, Charles E.
The U.S. Office of Education funded a 1973-74 institute at Indiana University (Bloomington) Library School in which 18 students participated in a master's degree program for community college librarians/learning resource center directors. The program is both described and evaluated in this report. Information is provided on program goals, rationale, special features, required course content, elective courses, summer session workshops, participant recruitment and selection, registration and orientation, facilities, resources, field trips, laboratory work, practical experience, communication process, and staff. Comments and evaluations are interspersed throughout. Chapters on major problems, institute and participant evaluation, and conclusions follow. Appendixes include workshop course descriptions, evaluation results, a Leadership Training Institute site visit report, an outside evaluator's report, and an employment report on the participants. Copies of announcements and correspondence are attached. (LS)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Course Content, Employment, Institutes (Training Programs), Learning Laboratories, Librarians, Library Education, Library Schools, Library Science, Media Specialists, Professional Education, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Resource Centers, Two Year Colleges, Workshops
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Libraries and Educational Technology (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Graduate Library School.