ERIC Number: ED389937
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Sep
Volunteerism. Rural Information Center Publication Series, No. 46. Revised Edition.
Achipa, Joshua, Comp.
This bibliography, which is intended to assist prospective volunteers and volunteer recruiters, presents information on the current status of volunteerism and ways in which volunteers can be recruited, trained, and managed. Presented first is an annotated list of 22 articles and 8 books on the general topic of volunteerism. Among the topics covered in the references cited are characteristics and motivations of volunteers, benefits of volunteerism, and exemplary voluntary programs and organizations. Presented next are lists of 7 publications devoted to recruiting volunteers, 10 publications discussing managing volunteers, and 5 publications concerning training volunteers. An annotated list of 18 voluntary organizations and associations, list of 11 journals and magazines and addresses for obtaining them, and list of other sources of information about volunteerism are also included. Concluding the document is information about the National Agricultural Library's document delivery services to individuals and policies regarding interlibrary loan requests. (MN)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.
Note: For an earlier version, see ED 366 721.