ERIC Number: ED448327
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Aug
Volunteerism. Rural Information Center Publications Series, No. 64. Revised Edition.
Moberly, Heather K. Comp.
This document lists resources for and about volunteerism in the United States, especially in rural areas. The largest section of the paper is an annotated bibliography that contains 48 citations of books and articles. The articles listings are subdivided into the following categories: (1) career building and service learning; (2) building communities; (3) managing volunteers; (4) elderly; (5) promoting volunteerism; (6) recruiting volunteers; and (7) training volunteers. The other sections of the resource guide lists 8 journals, 12 associations, and 2 funding programs, and provide information about document delivery to individuals. (KC)
Descriptors: Adults, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Career Development, Citations (References), Community Development, Community Services, Older Adults, Periodicals, Recruitment, Resources, Rural Areas, Rural Population, Volunteer Training, Volunteers
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rural Information Center (USDA), Beltsville, MD.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For an earlier version, see ED 389 937. The Rural Information Center is a joint Project of the USDA Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service and the National Agricultural Library.