ERIC Number: ED176771
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 1978.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
The activities of the Library of Congress (LC) during the past fiscal year are presented in seven major sections: (1) administration, which includes a description of the reorganization of the Library's administrative structure; (2) national programs administered by the eight organizational units of the Office of the Associate Librarian for National Programs, (the Information, Exhibits, and Publishing Offices; the Children's Literature Center; American Folklife Center; the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped; the Network Development Office; and the Federal Library Committee); (3) services to Congress; (4) processing services, including overseas operations; (5) research services; (6) law library activities; and (7) services of the Copyright Office. Officers and consultants of the Library are named, and an organizational chart is provided. The LC Trust Fund Board report, consisting of tables summarizing financial statistics, collections, services, and legislation, is appended, as well as listings of exhibits, concerts, lectures, other programs, and LC publications. (JD)
Descriptors: Administration, Annual Reports, Copyrights, Employees, Financial Support, Law Libraries, Legislation, Library Collections, Library Services, Library Technical Processes, National Programs, Statistical Data, Tables (Data)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (0-287-162)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.