ERIC Number: ED197728
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Serving Citizens with Special Needs. How Libraries Can Enrich Lives and Fulfill Aspirations for the Elderly and the Handicapped, the Functionally Illiterate, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans, the Homebound and Inmates of Correctional Institutions. A Background Paper for the White House Conference on Library and Information Services.
Layne, Elizabeth N.
This booklet describes varieties of public library services and programs geared to fulfilling the information needs of older adults, the physically handicapped, the illiterate, ethnic minorities, and others requiring survival information essentials. (FM)
Descriptors: American Indians, Disabilities, Hispanic Americans, Homebound, Illiteracy, Information Needs, Library Services, Older Adults, Patients, Prisoners, Public Libraries
National Citizens Emergency Committee to Save Our Public Libraries, P. O. Box 366, Bowling Green Station, New York, NY 10004 (free).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Citizens Emergency Committee to Save Our Libraries, New York, NY.