ERIC Number: EJ518336
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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National Library and Information Policies for Africa.
Alemna, Anaba A.
Third World Libraries, v6 n1 p31-36 Fall 1995
Examines UNESCO guidelines for developing national library and information policies, and describes common policy elements of developing countries. Also identifies obstacles that Africa faces in creating policies: lack of awareness by government officials of information uses, the poor image of the library profession, and the low quality of national library collections. (JMV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Africa