ERIC Number: ED238429
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress, 1982. For the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 1982.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
Fiscal year activities are summarized for seven organizational areas of the Library of Congress: (1) administration: office of the librarian and associate librarian for management; (2) national programs: American Folklife Center, Children's Literature Center, Educational Liaison Office, Exhibits Office, Federal Library Committee, Information Office, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, and Publishing Office; (3) Congressional Research Service: member and committee relations; automated information services; assignment, reference and special services; the divisions of American law, economics, education and public welfare, environment and national resources policy, foreign affairs and national defense, government, and science policy research; (4) processing services: acquisitions and overseas operations; cataloging; processing systems, networks, and automation planning; (5) research services: administration, materials acquisition, collection management, preservation, reader services, publications, and public programs; (6) law library: 150th anniversary year; services to Congress, government, and other noncongressional users; legal indexes, publications, and bibliographies; exhibits and collection development; and (7) the Copyright Office: Compendium of Copyright Office Practice; special handling fees, Section 108(i) report, Copyright Office regulations; and legislative, judicial, and international developments. Also included are an organizational chart; lists of committees, consultants, officers, and trust fund board and library committee members; information on gifts and bequests; and fourteen appendices. (LMM)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Cataloging, Copyrights, Federal Programs, Law Libraries, Library Administration, Library Services, National Libraries, Program Descriptions, Research Libraries
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (1983-409-808).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.