ERIC Number: ED311930
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Libraries and Learning: Helping People Grow. Colorado State Library & Adult Education Office 1988 Annual Report.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
The Colorado State Library and Adult Education Office describe the activities and accomplishments of various library programs and services throughout the state in 1988. One-page profiles highlight each program and list contact persons and telephone numbers. Some of the profiles are accompanied by a brief feature story that takes a closer look at people involved with and affected by the programs. The programs include: (1) Colorado State Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped ("Library Helps Patrons Gain Independence"); (2) Library Research Program ("Friends of Library Groups in Colorado"); (3) Direct Library Services and Office Administration; (4) Colorado Department of Education Resource Center ("Librarians as 'Mind Readers'"); (5) the State Publications Library ("For a Librarian, No Question Is Too Obscure"); (6) Library Services to State Institutions ("Preparing Inmates for the Job Market"); (7) Adult Basic Education; (8) Amnesty Education Program; (9) Colorado Refugee English as a Second Language ("Tutoring Refugees Teaches Culture as Well as Words"); (10) the General Educational Development (GED) Testing Program; (11) Colorado Literacy Action; (12) Library Development and Regional Systems; (13) Summer Reading Program; (14) School Library Media Programs ("Bringing the Library to the Students"); (15) Library Networking and Automation ("Interlibrary Loan Leads to Master's Degree"); (16) Public Library Development ("Attending College by Computer"); and (17) Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) ("Libraries Mean Business in Pueblo"). Also included are a 1988 financial summary (excluding federal funds); an organizational chart; a map of the regional library systems; and a list of Office of Library and Adult Services staff. (SD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act