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ERIC Number: ED461384
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Mar
Pages: 86
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Transborder Library Forum [Proceedings] = Memorias del Foro Binacional de Bibliotecas (2nd, Hermosillo, Mexico, March 20-21, 1992).
At the second Transborder Library Forum, 181 participants from the United States and Mexico gathered to discuss topics of international librarianship. The proceedings include the following sections: Discurso de Bienvenida (Welcome Speech) (Carlos Salas); "El Etnocentrismo Mexicano y Los Servicios de Informacion" (Mexican Ethnocentrism and Information Services) (Jesus Lau); "Navigating the Cultural Membrane" (in English) (Sheila Milam); "Transferencica de Informacion Entre Mexico y Estados Unidos" (Information Transfer Between Mexico and the United States) (Margarita Almada de Ascencio); and "Propiedad Intelectual y El Tratado de Libre Comercio" (Intellectual Property and the Treatise on Free Trade) (Julio Javier Cristiani). Topics discussed at "las sesiones de mesas de trabajo" (working table sessions) include: international and interchanging libraries; shared resources; marketing/promoting the library; preservation and conservation; shared cataloging; library education; libraries and new technologies; collection development for linguistic minorities; rural libraries; and strategic planning. A list of participants and a schedule for the next conference are appended. (SWC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Language: SpanishEnglish
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico