ERIC Number: ED368367
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Library Career Training Program. Abstracts of Funded Projects, 1992. Title II-B, Higher Education Act.
Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC. Office of Library Programs.
The Library Career Training Program, Title II-B of the Higher Education Act (HEA), provides grants to institutions of higher education and library organizations or agencies to train persons in librarianship through fellowships, institutes, and traineeships and to establish, develop, and expand programs of library and information science. This booklet is a synthesis of materials contained in the applications for fellowships in fiscal year (FY) 1992. It has been prepared for use by librarians, counselors, and prospective students of library and information science seeking information about the projects funded under Title II-B of the HEA. The abstracts are listed alphabetically by state and include the following information: institution; project director; number and level of fellowships; FY 92 funding; grant period; grant number; priority selected; and project objective(s). Several tables present information on: HEA Title II-B fellowship/traineeship funding history, FYs 1966-92; total fellowships and traineeships by state, FYs 1966-92; HEA Title II-B institute/traineeship funding history, FYs 1968-79; HEA Title II-B institute/traineeship funding history, FYs 1987-90; Library Training Institute Program enrollment data, FYs 1968-90; total institutes and traineeships by state, FYs 1968-90; and Library Training Institute Program by type of librarianship, FYs 1968-79 and 1987-90. A map of states benefiting from HEA Title II-B since FY 1966 is also included. (JLB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC. Office of Library Programs.
Note: For 1991 abstracts, see ED 345 754.