ERIC Number: ED229042
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
University Libraries and Other General Research Libraries Section. General Research Libraries Division. Papers.
International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Papers on network activity among university and other general research libraries and information centers presented at the 1982 International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) conference include: (1) "The Principles of the Relationship Between National and University Library Collections as a Basis for a Network" by K. W. Humphreys (United Kingdom); (2) "Network Services Designed to Serve Research Libraries: The Current State of Development" by Richard M. Dougherty (United States); (3) "Approaches to Coordination of Resources and Services in Southeast Asian Libraries and Information Centers" by Jacques Valls and Daruna Somboonkun (Thailand); (4) "The Development of Special Collections: Problems of Constructing Networks" by Brenda E. Moon (United Kingdom), which describes the British "Background Materials Scheme" and other examples of library cooperation in the building of special collections; (5) "Standards and Normatives of Libraries of Higher Educational Institutions of the USSR" by N. S. Avalova; (6) "Regional Networks and the System of Supra-Regional Resource Sharing in the Federal Republic of Germany: Some Problems of Planning and Realization" by Gunter Gattermann, which discusses the special features of academic library network development in Germany; and (7) "The Development of Library and Information System of the Chinese Academy of Sciences" by Jian Shi and Lizhong Yan (People's Republic of China). (ESR)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Foreign Countries, Information Centers, Information Networks, International Organizations, Library Acquisition, Library Associations, Library Collections, Library Networks, Library Standards, National Libraries, Regional Cooperation, Research Libraries, Shared Services
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations, The Hague (Netherlands).
Note: Papers presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations (48th, Montreal, Canada, August 22-28, 1982).