ERIC Number: EJ424817
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
The Use of Distance Education in United States Library and Information Science: History and Current Perspectives.
Barron, Daniel D.
Education for Information, v8 n4 p325-39 Dec 1990
Chronicles the development of distance education in library and information science from the pre-Dewey era to the present, including correspondence study, extension efforts, and telecommunications delivery. The literature and research on this topic are reviewed, and the Library and Information Science Distance Education Consortium, a group of professional organizations and 15 library schools, is described. (58 references) (SD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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