ERIC Number: ED179219
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Apr-3
Reference Count: 0
Oversight Hearing on Federal Library Programs. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Elementary, Secondary, and Vocational Education and the Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on the Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This publication details the proceedings of an oversight hearing on federal library programs which focused on those programs that (1) make federal funds available to school districts to purchase instructional materials and school library resources, (2) authorize funds for the support of college and university libraries and for the improvement of library training programs at this level, and (3) provide federal aid to establish and improve public library services and outreach. Included are statements and testimony by library directors, library school deans and professors, library association presidents, instructional media coordinators, and others. Copies of supplemental materials are also provided, including newspaper articles, newsletters, library publications, letters, survey data, and biographical data about students receiving fellowships for library education. (FM)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Hearings, Learning Resources Centers, Libraries, Library Education, Library Services
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Note: Best copy available; page 58 to end will not reproduce