ERIC Number: ED192803
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Population Information: Implications for the 1980's. Proceedings of the Annual Conference, Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers--International (12th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 23-26, 1979).
Helde, Joan P., Ed.; Stanley, Janet, Ed.
Papers, workshop sessions, and official business of the Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers (APLIC) are presented in the proceedings of this annual conference. The presidential address by Richard Hankinson is followed by the keynote address, in which Ansley J. Coale discusses Malthus and the population trends in his day and the present. Topics of contributed papers include the future of American fertility, assessment of microform capacities in selected Southeast Asian information facilities, population information online, and networking of population information centers. Official APLIC presentations consist of a survey on access to population information centers and libraries, and a session on functions and services of these centers. Workshop topics are: the census as reference source, professional/staff development, selection and acquisitions, and resources for population information exchange. Appendices contain minutes of the annual business meeting, the organizational handbook, directory of members, committee and chapter reports, and guidelines for funding of APLIC projects. (SW)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Population/Family Planning Libraries and Information Centers
Note: For related document, see IR 008 083.