ERIC Number: ED399930
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Dreams and Dynamics. Selected Papers from the Annual Conference of the International Association of School Librarianship (22nd, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, September 27-30, 1993).
Hannesdottir, Sigrun Klara, Ed.; And Others
The themes of the 22nd Annual International Association of School Librarianship conference were: "Building a Picture of Society in the Year 2000"; "Literature--Themes of the '90s Towards the Future"; "Education--Partnerships To Develop Life-Long Learners"; and "Technology into the 21st Century." The following papers were selected for publication by the editorial committee: (1) "Australia's Contribution to International School Librarianship" (Joe Hallein; and others); (2) "The Financial Value of the Teacher Librarian" (Fay Nicholson); (3) "Towards Achieving a Critical Thinking Society in Malaysia: A Challenge to School Libraries and Educational Systems" (Raja Abdullah Yaacob and Norma Abur Seman); (4) "Across the Curriculum: Across the World" (Blanche Woolls); (5) "Violence in Children's Literature Today" (Maureen Nimon); (6) "The Politics of Children's Literature" (Jean A. Webb); (7) "History, Dreams and Reality: Storytelling Programs in Malaysia" (Mohd Sharif Mohd Saad); (8) "Training School Librarians for the Nigerian School System: A New Perspective" (David F. Elaturoti); (9) "Managing Media Centers in Secondary Schools" (Jan A. Kruger); (10) "Library Training in the South Pacific from 1972-1993" (Melvyn D. Rainey); (11) "The Role of the Public Library in Supporting Education in the Natal Region" (Rookaya Bawa); and (12) "Computerizing the Chinese International School Libraries" (Marilyn McMahon). (SWC)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Conference Proceedings, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Information Technology, Learning Resources Centers, Librarians, Library Development, Library Education, Library Role, Partnerships in Education, Public Libraries, School Libraries, User Needs (Information)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Association of School Librarianship, Kalamazoo, MI.