ERIC Number: ED369408
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Iowa Governor's Pre-White House Conference on Library and Information Services Proceedings (Des Moines, Iowa, April 30-May 2, 1991).
Iowa State Library, Des Moines.
This proceedings from the 1991 Iowa Governor's Pre-White House Conference on Library and Information Services contains a conference overview; a list of conference delegates; the conference program; national, state, and local recommendations made at the conference; and the keynote address by Nicky Stanke. The following issues were addressed in the national recommendations: the National Research and Education Network (NREN); publicity for libraries; school library media centers; information literacy; adult literacy; library funding; library standards; policymaking in libraries; Braille; meeting the information needs of deaf citizens; preservation; and historical issues. Topics addressed in the state recommendations were public records; historical information; telecommunications; library support staff; library cooperation; library funding; school media centers; library collections; and library planning. Issues addressed in local recommendations were accessibility for the disabled and adapted technology. (JLB)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Adult Literacy, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Support, Information Literacy, Information Technology, Learning Resources Centers, Library Administration, Library Cooperation, Library Networks, Library Planning, Library Services, Library Standards, Library Technicians, Preservation, Public Libraries, Publicity, School Libraries, State Libraries, Telecommunications, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Library, Des Moines.
Identifiers - Location: Iowa