ERIC Number: ED161427
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Texas State Library: Library Services and Construction Act. Annual Report, FFY 1977.
Texas State Library, Austin. Dept. of Library Development.
Texas State Library activities for 1977 which were funded under the Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) are reported, including administrative expenses for LSCA; administrative tape conversion--to duplicate books recorded on open reel tapes to cassettes for use by the blind; continuing education and consulting for librarians; special purposes grants for collection enrichment, consulting and continuing education, public relations, resource sharing projects, and a reference back-up service in public libraries throughout the state; public library establishment and reorganization for three libraries--Coke County, Franklin County, and Cameron County; library services for the blind and other physically handicapped; public library service to state institutions--nursing homes, hospitals, and prisons; Texas reading club; video networking; major resource center bibliographic networking; centralized acquisitions for state institutions; and demonstrations of inter-library cooperation. Individual summaries of these projects include goals and objectives; needs assessment; program description; findings; and a copy of the HEW Project Report form. Annual expenditures and worksheets for LSCA for 1977 and for the 1976 transitional quarter are also included. (Author/MBR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Texas State Library, Austin. Dept. of Library Development.
Identifiers - Location: Texas
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act