ERIC Number: ED167067
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report of the Free Library of Philadelphia. Annual Reports, January 1, 1968-June 30, 1972-July 1, 1973-June 30, 1977.
Free Library of Philadelphia, PA.
Seven reports cover library activiites for the periods January 1, 1968-June 30, 1972 and July 1, 1973-June 30, 1977. Similar in format, each report begins with the current board of trustees, board of directors, and administrative staff, followed by the director's commentary. The body of the report itself is divided into two major areas: Public Services and Supportive Services (or Internal Operations). Discussed under the former heading are the Central Services Division, the Extension Division, the Office of work with Adults and Young Adults, the District Library Center, and the Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped; under the latter heading fall the Processing Division, Public Relations, and the Administrative Services Division. General information concerning library policies and operations precede comparative statistics for the current and previous year. Book stock, miscellaneous stock, circulation and use, registration, agencies, personnel, and operating budget are each statisticslly represented, and a projected five-year capital program schedule is provided at the end of each reporting period. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Free Library of Philadelphia, PA.