ERIC Number: ED130675
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Counselling and Information Services for Adult Learners in North America. Educational Documentation and Information.
Ironside, Diana J.
Bulletin of the International Bureau of Education, n198/99 1st/2nd quarter 1976
Some 286 items relating to counseling and information services for adult learners in North America are cited, and abstracts are given for 144 of them considered most significant. Trends and issues revealed by the literature are discussed in an introductory section. Citations with and without abstracts are listed together under the following subject divisions: (1) counseling and testing programs; (2) counselors, counseling relationship, and learner needs; (3) vocational and career counseling; (4) information use and dissemination; (5) information-seeking behavior and activities; (6) information/counseling services to special learner groups; (7) nontraditional forms of learning; and (8) adult education context, issues, and projects. A substantial portion of the items cited were found in the data base of the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC); ED numbers are given for these. There is an author index. (PF)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Adult Education, Annotated Bibliographies, Career Counseling, Counseling Services, Counselors, Educational Media, Information Seeking, Information Services, Libraries
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Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Bureau of Education, Geneva (Switzerland).