ERIC Number: ED255240
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Libraries and the Communication Process. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of IATUL (9th, Lausanne, Switzerland, April 12-16, 1981).
Fjallbrant, Nancy, Ed.
The theme of this conference was "Libraries and the Communication Process" and topics of the conference papers ranged from the technology of communication to the importance of linguistics and the human factors involved in the communication process. Papers and communications presented at the conference and included here are: (1) "Communicating with the New Electronic Libraries" (C. T. Meadow); (2) "Technical Means for Human Communication" (P.-G. Fontolliet); (3) "Communication and a National Information Policy" (P. Havard-Williams); (4) "Information Services--An Overlooked Component in the Third World Decision Making Process--Experiences from UNESCO Missions" (B. V. Tell); (5) "Communication with the Third World Countries" (J. S. Musisi); (6) "Libraries and Information in Developing Countries" (P. Havard-Williams); (7) "IFLA's Role in Aiding International Communication Between Libraries" (Else Granheim); (8) "Systems versus Users: An Analysis of the Art and/or Science of Search Negotiations" (Kathleen T. Bivins); (9) "The Third Wave of Library and Information Work" (Betty K. Oldroyd); (10) "Poster Sessions as a New Viewpoint of Scientific Communication--General Problems and Library Aspects" (D. Schmidmaier); (11) "Some Problems and Proposals for Communication in Mechanical Engineering" (V. Jarc); (12) "Communicating Scientific Information Through a University Library Network" (D. Shaw); (13) "User Studies in Connection with the Development of a Decentralized Library Network" (Nancy Fjallbrant and O. Friberg); (14) "The Technological University Library's Communication with Its Public" (A. C. Bubb); (15) "Libraries and the Communication of Information: The Jamaican Situation" (Yvonne T. Lawrence); (16) "Public Relations of Scientific Libraries in the Federal Republic of Germany" (Y. A. Haase); (17) "Further to My Egg: The Story of an Australian Library Campaign" (A. Mortimer); (18) "Technical Cooperation Between Libraries and the Advanced Subscription Agents" (A. de Kemp); (19) "Dilemmas of Document Communication" (A. Andersen); (20) "A Computational Linguistics Approach to Conceptual Information Processing" (Inger Bierschenk); and (21) "Communication Skills: The Role of the Library School" (B. Meakin). A summary paper, abstracts of each of the papers, a conference program, and an author index are included. (THC)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Communications, Computational Linguistics, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Electronic Libraries, Information Networks, Information Science, Information Services, Input Output Devices, International Communication, International Organizations, Man Machine Systems, Online Systems, Technological Advancement, Technology, Telecommunications
International Association of Technological University Libraries (IATUL), Chalmers University of Technology Library, Goteborg, Sweden (100 Swedish kronors).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Association of Technological Univ. Libraries, Gothenburg (Sweden).