ERIC Number: EJ496648
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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The Information Standard: What It Is, How It Affects Librarianship, and Why It Has Been Overlooked.
Cory, Kenneth A.
Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, v35 n4 p320-27 Fall 1994
Proposes that information is replacing gold as the standard by which fiscal and monetary policies are set. Discussion includes the decisive consequences for professions dependent on public funding; the need for librarianship to overcome biases against the commercial sector; and to need to prepare graduates for private sector placement. (12 references) (KRN)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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