ERIC Number: ED326244
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Down the Road...Long Range Planning for Automation.
Texas State Library, Austin. Dept. of Library Development.
The materials in this manual/workbook were prepared to assist participants in a workshop on long-range planning for library automation. Chapters cover the following topics: (1) "What Is Long-Range Planning?" (2) "Why Plan?" (3) "Who Needs to Participate?" (4) "Planning to Plan"; (5) "Determining Needs"; (6) "Description and Introduction"; (7) "Mission Statement"; (8) "Goals and Objectives"; (9) "Budget and Financial Statement"; (10) "Timelines"; (11) "Evaluation Process"; and (12) "Important Subsidiary Data." (5 references) (SD)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Evaluation Criteria, Library Automation, Library Cooperation, Library Expenditures, Library Personnel, Library Services, Library Technical Processes, Long Range Planning, Mission Statements, Organizational Objectives, Self Evaluation (Groups), User Needs (Information), Workbooks
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Texas State Library, Austin. Dept. of Library Development.
Note: Appended materials from the original workbook are not included in this document.