ERIC Number: ED412065
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Arts and Humanities Programs in Rural America. Rural Information Center Publications Series, No. 57. Revised Edition.
Moberly, Heather K., Comp.
This publication is comprised of bibliographic citations and lists of organizations, funding resources, and journals that provide information related to arts and humanities programs in rural America. The bibliography includes 22 annotated citations of resource guides, program descriptions, government reports, and journal articles published primarily in the early to mid-1990s. A list of organizations provides contact information for 46 state arts councils, 50 state humanities councils, 7 regional arts organizations, and 26 other national and regional organizations concerned with the arts and humanities. E-mail and World Wide Web addresses are included. Contact information and a sampling of available resources are listed for the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Seven federal funding sources for the arts and humanities are briefly described, and 11 private funding sources are listed. The final section lists 14 periodicals covering the arts and humanities, some of them devoted exclusively to rural concerns. The document delivery services of the National Agricultural Library are also described. (SV)
Descriptors: Community Development, Cultural Activities, Cultural Education, Financial Support, Folk Culture, Humanities, Information Sources, Organizations (Groups), Periodicals, Resource Materials, Rural Areas, Rural Education
Rural Information Center, National Agricultural Library, Room 304, Beltsville, MD 20705-2351; phone: 1-800-633-7701 (RICPS No. 57).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.