ERIC Number: ED220078
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Possibilities of an Integrated National Library Policy for African Countries. Occasional Paper No. 10.
Kaungamno, E. E.
This paper outlines the rationale for, and functions of, national library policies within African countries; discusses some of the issues raised concerning national library policies at the 1970 meeting at Kampala of the Experts on the National Planning of Documentation and Library Services in Africa and at other similar conferences; reviews the legislative history of the public library movement in Tanzania; and outlines in detail the content and impact of the 1975 Tanzanian Library Services Board Act. A 10-item reference list accompanies the text. (JL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Tanzania Library Service, Dar es Salaam.
Identifiers - Location: Africa