ERIC Number: ED174216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
LSCA (Library Services and Construction Act, Title I) Special Project Reports, Fiscal Year 1976.
Massachusetts State Board of Library Commissioners, Boston.
This collection of reports provides the objectives, background information, project descriptions, and evaluations for 16 public library programs funded through the Library Services and Construction Act in Massachusetts during FY 1976. The projects reflect the efforts being made by librarians to provide services to segments of their population who had never been served, or who had been inadequately served, and include direct information service; outreach services for special children; books on wheels--library service to shut-ins; HELP--helping the elderly to library participation; initiation of a collection of library-produced career guidance videotapes; consolidation program--children's facilities and programs phase; Dr. Hatfield project for learning disabled children and their parents; how-to-do-it information on videotapes; library loanable materials for physically and visually handicapped adults; Flint minibookmobile; expansion of media service to all user groups, particularly the elderly; a video artist in residence; a business of your own--materials for the small business person and the working public; bookmobile service to the underserved; artist in residence; and a library service center for the hearing impaired. (CWM)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Board of Library Commissioners, Boston.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act