ERIC Number: ED110058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the HEA Title II-B Institute on Continuing Education Program Planning for Library Staffs in the Southwest, March 17-28, 1975.
Foos, Donald D., Comp.
The proceedings of the Institute on Continuing Education Program Planning for Library Staffs in the Southwest contain historical and state-of-the-art information, needs assessments, program planning information, program descriptions and the Continuing Education for Library Staff program. The continuing education needs of medical, school, special, academic, and children's librarians are discussed, as well as the training needed to meet the special requirements of Blacks, Chicanos, and American Indians. Other articles describe a game plan for the continuing education planning and development process, new learning media, automated services, the Continuing Library Education Network and Exchange, and library programs in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Results of the evaluation surveys conducted on the institute are included, as are the working forms, letters, and papers needed in organizing it. There is also information about institute participants, as well as a list of institutes in the Southwest, 1968-1974. (LS)
Descriptors: College Libraries, Conference Reports, Disadvantaged, Educational Media, Evaluation, Information Needs, Institutes (Training Programs), Librarians, Library Automation, Library Education, Professional Continuing Education, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Public Libraries, School Libraries, Special Libraries, State Programs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge. Library School.; Southwestern Library Association, Stillwater, OK.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title II