ERIC Number: EJ314105
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Requirements for Library and Information Work and the Role of Library Education.
Line, Maurice B.
Education for Information: The International Review of Education and Training in Library and Information Science, v1 n1 p25-37 Mar 1983
Defines nature and purpose of librarianship and identifies abilities, qualities, knowledge, and skills required for its practice: basic abilities; organizational qualities (i.e., perspective, problem-solving and analytical skills, political skills, economic skills); professional knowledge; practical library skills. Developing requirements, education for librarianship, and interim steps to improve library education are discussed. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A