ERIC Number: ED477519
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Vermont Public Library Almanac: A Compendium of Often-Answered Questions. 2nd Edition.
This document contains brief answers to some of the most frequently raised issues related to running a small Vermont public library. Areas covered include accessibility, the American Library Association, automation, awards, binding, services for the blind and physically handicapped, the Board of Libraries, the Board of Trustees, book dealers, book mending, book prices, budgeting, building planning, calendars, certification, circulation procedures, collection development, community libraries, confidentiality, continuing education, cooperation with other libraries, copyright, the Department of Libraries, emergencies, envisioning excellence, the e-rate, ethics, fees, fines, friends of the library, gifts, grants, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, insurance, intellectual freedom, interlibrary loan, inventory, job descriptions, jobbers, large print books, librarian's duties, literacy, the Library Services and Technology Act, the Master of Library Science degree, the Northeast Documents Conservation Center, the New England Library Association, the open meeting law, out-of-town borrowers, overdues, National Library Week, performance evaluations, personnel, planning, policymaking, programming, public relations, reading, reference services, reviewing journals, safety, salaries, standards, statistics, tax exempt status, the Vermont Arts Council, the Vermont Automated Libraries Systems, the Vermont Center for the Book, the Vermont Council on the Humanities, the Vermont Library Association, the Vermont Library Trustees Association, volunteers, weights and measures, and who to call. (MES)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Institute of Museum and Library Services, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Vermont State Dept. of Libraries, Montpelier.
Identifiers - Location: Vermont