ERIC Number: ED232708
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
School Library Networking: Interconnection of Learning Resources. A Selected ERIC Bibliography.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.
Ten books, articles, and reports published between 1977 and 1982 and cited in "Resources in Education" and "Current Index to Journals in Education" are listed in this annotated bibliography for school library personnel. Emphasis is on the interconnection of learning resources through library networking. Topics included are the objectives, functions, and roles of school media centers and public libraries; benefits and disadvantages of participating in school media programs; barriers to cooperation; criteria of networking; and automation in school libraries and media centers. Publications about surveys to determine levels of satisfaction with present services, cost effectiveness of computer services, how computers are being utilized, and the extent of school participation in cooperative libraries are listed. Project reports of the Effective Use of Resources Project, co-sponsored by the Illinois State Library and the Illinois Board of Education and projects using on-line systems to provide catalog services to small libraries are also included. In addition to bibliographical information and the annotations, ERIC accession numbers are also provided. (LH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.