ERIC Number: ED343602
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Libraries--Link To Learning. Final Report on the Indiana Governor's Conference on Libraries and Information Services (2nd, Indianapolis, Indiana, November 16-18, 1990).
Henson, Jane E., Ed.
This report focuses on the three themes of the 1991 White House Conference on Library and Information Services, i.e., Democracy, Literacy, and Productivity. The report begins with an introduction by State Librarian Ray Ewick and a summary of the conference activities. Executive summaries of remarks made by speakers during three general conference sessions and two dinner sessions are then presented. Speakers included Governor Evan Bayh, Arthur Meyers (Hammond Public Library), Edward Jenkinson (Indiana University), George Averitt (Michigan City Dispatch), Randall Shepard (Indiana Supreme Court), Graham Toft (Indiana Economic Development), Jerry Paar (Indiana University Purdue University), Linda Wolfe (Wolfe Business Research Corporation), Ray Ewick (Indiana State Library), Douglas Roof (Department of Employment and Training Services), Leah Lefstein (Indiana Youth Institute), Andrew Venable (Gary Public Library), Michael Hawley (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and Thomas J. Mullen (Earlham College). Thirty-five final resolutions voted on and accepted by the conference participants are followed by three discussion papers addressing the themes of the conference and responses to these papers. The papers were presnted by Arthur S. Meyers (Democracy); Emily Mobley (Productivity); and Catherine Gibson (Literacy). Concluding the report are lists of the delegates to the Governor's Conference and the White House Conference and contributors to the Governor's Conference. Appended materials include additional information on the Governor's Conference, information on computerized information services in Indiana, and conference forms and worksheets. (MAB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Indiana State Library, Indianapolis.
Identifiers - Location: Indiana