ERIC Number: ED330367
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Library Programs. Library Career Training Program. HEA Title II-B. Abstracts of Funded Projects 1990.
Carter, Yvonne B., Comp.; Owens, Janice E., Comp.
Prepared in response to requests from librarians and other members of the public for information about the types of projects that have been funded by the Higher Education Act (HEA) Title II-B program, this report offers information about projects funded in fiscal year 1990. For 1990, grants totalling $564,557 were conferred upon 24 universities to support 21 master's fellowships, 2 post-master's fellowships; 10 doctoral fellowships, and 4 institutes. Abstracts for funded fellowship and institute projects are presented alphabetically by state and contain the following information: (1) institution name and address; (2) project director names; (3) number and level of awards; (4) amount of fiscal year 1990 funding; (5) grant period; (6) grant identification number; (7) project priorities; and (8) project objectives. The abstracts for the institutes also mention the length of the project. Concluding the report are six tables which present summaries of the funding history of HEA Title II-B for fiscal years 1966-90, 1968-79, and 1987-90; library training institute program enrollment data for 1968-90; total number of institutes and traineeships, by state, for 1968-90; and the total number of library training institute programs, by type of librarianship, for 1968-1979 and 1987-1990. (MAB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title II