ERIC Number: ED472842
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Libraries for Life: Democracy, Diversity, Delivery. IFLA Council and General Conference: Conference Programme and Proceedings (68th, Glasgow, Scotland, August 18-24, 2002).
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).
This document presents the program and proceedings from the 68th International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Conference held in Glasgow, Scotland, August 18-24, 2002. Topics of presentations include: library services for parliaments; needs assessment; the effects of September 11th on information provision and privacy; government information policies; national, public, school, and academic library programs; library program improvement in developing countries; services for the elderly and homebound; library instruction; the Information Society; copyrights; e-government and effects on libraries; library and information science education; diversity in information access; courseware; public libraries of the future; mobile access to libraries; access to information for the rural poor; preservation; bibliographic control; women and the information society; library development and change; information literacy; librarians as teachers; the role of the principal in school library programs; performance measurement; online catalogs; professional development; medical informatics; library and information science journals and information professionals' use of research; professional reading habits of librarians; interoperability among subject vocabularies; cooperative programs; digital image archives; global information networks; and online reference services; information on cultural heritage; and the role of the library and librarians. (AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Information, Conferences, Government Libraries, Library Development, Library Research, Library Role, Library Science, Library Services, Preservation, Public Libraries, School Libraries
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, The Hague (Netherlands).