ERIC Number: EJ485178
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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New Era for Library Schools.
Watkins, Beverly T.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v40 n37 pA19-20 May 18 1994
To produce professionals trained to use new technology, library schools are reworking programs to include instruction on computers and telecommunications systems, hiring information-system specialists rather than traditional library educators, recruiting technically oriented students, obtaining funding to restructure programs, and submitting to new accreditation criteria. (MSE)
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Admission Criteria, College Admission, Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Evaluation Criteria, Fund Raising, Higher Education, Information Science Education, Information Technology, Library Schools, Library Science, Professional Education, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Student Recruitment, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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