ERIC Number: ED142224
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Hospital Library Development.
Although this handbook is addressed primarily to the hopital administrator, it contains material of interest to the librarian as well. Basic requirements for providing good library services to hospital staff are identified as: (1) well chosen and well trained manpower; (2) a current collection of information materials; and (3) appropriate space in the hospital. Policy and organizational issues discussed include: (1) standards and accreditation; (2) level of service; (3) functions of audiovisual services; (4) regional affiliations and programs; (5) gifts; (6) access to the collection; (7) multipurpose learning facilities; and (8) library services to patients. (AP)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Intermountain Regional Medical Program, Salt Lake City, UT. Network for Continuing Education.
Note: Hospital Library Handbooks No. 2