ERIC Number: ED337188
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
The White House Conference on Library and Information Services (Washington, D.C., July 9-13, 1991).
White House Conference on Library and Information Services.
Designed for use by participants in the 1991 White House Conference on Library and Information Services (WHCLIS2), this guide begins with an overview of the White House Conferences on Library and Information Services, including background information on the 1979 Conference (WHCLIS) and an introduction to the 1991 Conference. Also in the first of five sections are summaries of the three conference themes--Enhancing Literacy, Increasing Productivity, and Strengthening Democracy. A map and a chart are included which indicate the number of delegates and alternates that each state may send to the conference. The second section provides photographs and biographical profiles of the following conference leaders: Charles Reid; Richard Akeroyd; Joseph Fitzsimmons; Phillip I. Blumberg; Jane Klausman; and Jean M. Curtis. The names and addresses of the WHCLIS II Advisory Committee and the National Commission On Libraries and Information Science (NCLIS) Commissioners are also included. The third section provides photographs of George Bush and Barbara Bush, and photographs and biographical profiles of the following speakers: Marilyn Tucker Quayle; Lamar Alexander; William Esrey; Mary Hatwood Futrell; Major R. Owens; James Billington; J. Michael Farrell; Janette Hoston Harris; Newt Gingrich; Deborah Kaplan; Paul Simon; Arthur Miller; Clement Bezold; Robert Houk; Charles McClure; Anthony Oettinger; Amy Owen; Charles Robinson; Jack Simpson; Phyllis Steckler; and Don Wilson. The fourth section contains maps and general information on the conference facilities, and a day-by-day schedule of events is provided in the final section. (MAB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: White House Conference on Library and Information Services.