ERIC Number: ED349976
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Alabama Public Library Service Annual Report, 1991.
Alabama Public Library Service, Montgomery.
This annual report summarizes activities of the Alabama Public Library Service for the fiscal year 1991. The following general areas are discussed: (1) agency services, including the effects of money shortages, children's programs, automated systems, the new state union list of serials, acquisitions, audiovisual services, and staffing; (2) circulation, including the effects of budget cuts and staff reductions, services for the blind and physically handicapped, numbers of items circulated in several categories, and materials handled in cataloging and processing; (3) continuing education, including workshops for librarians, Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) activities, and programs for staff in the Blind and Physically Handicapped division; (4) special projects, including a governor's conference on library and information services and administration of a grant for humanities programs; (5) publications, including newsletters, a video catalog, and several reports; and (6) financial responsibilities, including LSCA grants awarded. Alabama Public Library Service staff are listed, and a related report provides more detailed statistics and a complete directory of libraries. (MES)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama Public Library Service, Montgomery.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act