ERIC Number: ED208854
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Distinctive Functions of School Media Centers and Public Libraries, 2nd edition; A Yardstick for Planning School Library Media Centers, 3rd edition.
Buckingham, Betty Jo; Porter, Barry L.
The functions, roles and responsibilities, and services of school media centers and public libraries at the local and state levels are discussed, as are the supportive functions and services provided by the State Library Commission of Iowa and the Department of Public Instruction. An extensive list of recommendations outlines the part that cooperation can play among all of the agencies cited, and provides guidelines for pursuing cooperative efforts. A 26-item bibliography lists current studies on the library role and cooperative service efforts. A brief brochure providing guidelines for facility planning is attached. (Author/MER)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Dept. of Public Instruction, Des Moines.
Identifiers - Location: Iowa