ERIC Number: ED110051
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
The Administrative Aspects of Education for Librarianship: A Symposium.
Cassata, Mary B., Ed.; Totten, Herman L., Ed.
Some 25 contributors share their expertise on various aspects of the administration of library education programs. Subjects covered include the history of library education; accreditation standards; goals and objectives; curriculum; faculty; student characteristics, admissions, training, and evaluation; governance, administration, and financial support; physical resources and facilities; the influence of professional organizations; and the accreditation visit. The epilogue is a discussion of the role and future of library education. The 1972 Standards for Accreditation are reprinted in the appendix. Citations are listed at the end of each article, and the book is indexed. (LS)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Administration, Facilities, Financial Support, Governance, Graduate School Faculty, Graduate Students, Higher Education, History, Library Associations, Library Education, Library Role, Library Schools, Library Science, Masters Degrees, Objectives, Professional Education, Universities
Scarecrow Press, Inc., P.O. Box 656, Metuchen, New Jersey 08840 ($14.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
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