ERIC Number: EJ481836
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Beyond Decoding: Literacy and Libraries.
Catholic Library World, v64 n2-3 p32-34 Oct-Mar 1993-94
Examines library-based literacy programs. Topics discussed include changes over the past eight years; current statistics; the relationship between libraries and literacy; advantages of using libraries for literacy programs, including social neutrality; immigrant populations and English as a Second Language; intergenerational family programs; and the role of volunteers. (Contains two references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Literacy, the Library and the Family." Paper presented at the Saint John's University Congress for Librarians (Jamaica, NY, February 17, 1992).