ERIC Number: ED438833
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Asian Librarians' Roundtable (12th, Hong Kong, November 2-3, 1998).
Wong, Wai-man; Parker, Sue; Jagannathan, Neela; Fong, Tai-Loon
The pre-Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU) Asian Librarians' Roundtable is the first of its kind for librarians of AAOU and other Asian distance and open education institutions to share their views on the use of the latest technology and the provision of library services to distance learners. This document describes the library services and recent developments, information management, planning efforts, networking, digital library systems and audiovisual materials, current trends and use of information technology in papers from 13 libraries of the Asian distance and open education institutions. Papers include: "The 'State-of-the-Art' of Information Management in the Bangladesh Open University Library" (Muhammad Saadat Ali); "The Library System and Its Services in China's Radio and TV Universities" (Xingfu Ding); "Library Services for Distance Learners in the Open University of Hong Kong" (Wai-man Wong); "Library Services in Shanghai TV University Library (in Chinese)" (Mei Yin He); "Library System and Information Services at the Indira Gandhi National Open University" (Neela Jagannathan); "Brief Note on the Services Provided and Future Plans of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University Library, Hyderabad" (G. Sujatha); "Networking of Indian Open Universities: A Proposal" (Madhukar N. Shewale); "A Plan for the Development of the Library of Indonesia Open Learning University" (Effendi Wahyono, M. Hum); "The Establishment of Digital Library System for Audio/Video Materials" (Duk-Hoon Kwak); "Tun Abdul Razak Library, Institut Teknology Mara Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan" (Wahid Sulaiman) "The Role of Electronic Library Service Supporting Distance Education Students, and Current Trends in Library Related Information Technology" (Abd. Akla Wan Ismail); "UPOU Library Plans" (Eleanor S. Payawal); "Library Services at Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University" (Somsuang Prudtikul). (AEF)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Open Univ. of Hong Kong.; World Bank, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Asian Association of Open Universities.
Identifiers - Location: Asia