ERIC Number: ED212282
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
1980 Directory of Continuing Education Opportunities for Library-Information-Media Personnel.
Continuing Library Education Network and Exchange, Washington, DC.
This directory of 242 courses, workshops, and institutes of continuing education programs for library/information/media personnel, is based on the results of a survey administered to colleges and universities, state agencies, and professional associations. The first and largest of five sections identifies specific courses and provides such course information as objectives, location, teacher, enrollment requirements, prerequisite coursework, delivery system types, supportive material, credit hours, fees, and a contact person. Subject areas of courses include: automation and data processing, programs for library technicians, materials and services for children and administration, cataloging and classification, and school media librarianship. The second section is a guide to the geographic locations of continuing education programs, whereas the third is an index to the primary sponsors of the courses. Individual leaders are indexed in the fourth section by last name, and by the subject areas of programs they teach. Provided in the last section are discussions and summary statistics on the numbers of programs offered, faculty involved, and types of sponsors offering programs. The number of courses in major content areas are ranked and the teacing methods and presentation modes of programs are indicated. Eight tables are provided. (RBF)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Continuing Library Education Network and Exchange, Washington, DC.