ERIC Number: ED363347
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Alabama Public Library Service Annual Report, 1992.
Alabama Public Library Service, Montgomery.
This annual report summarizes activities of the Alabama Public Library Service for the fiscal year 1992. The following general areas are discussed: (1) agency services, including agency restructuring and personnel lay-offs, children's summer library program, the state union list of serials, automated systems, and production of a second edition of the Alabama Union List of Serials in CD-ROM format; (2) circulation, including the effects of budget cuts and staff reduction, services for the blind and physically handicapped, number of items circulated in several categories, and materials handled in cataloging and processing; (3) continuing education, including workshops and conferences for librarians and other staff; (4) special projects, including a series of the National Issues Forums, the development of a public library building program, and Alabama's Call for America's Libraries campaign; (5) publications, including newsletters and several reports; and (6) financial responsibilities, including LSCA (Library Services and Construction Act) grants awarded. Alabama Public Library Service staff are listed. A related report provides more detailed statistics and a complete directory of libraries. (KRN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama Public Library Service, Montgomery.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Library Services and Construction Act