Browse Allerton Park Institute by Title

  • Stevenson, Deborah (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    In this sense picture books resemble other combinative art forms, such as opera or musical theater, films, and ballet; older examples include the courtly masque and the emblem book. This resemblance is good for me, since ...

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  • Veyette Jr., John H. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    It is with some apprehension that I attempt to write a paper on this subject, mainly because the tremendous breadth of the subject defies adequate coverage. In addition, I am sure that even now another "information ...

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  • Morrow, Carolyn Clark (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983)
    I would like to present a chronology of national preservation planning, describe some notable developments in the area of regional cooperative conservation efforts, and suggest the types of activities that are feasible ...

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  • Strout, Donald E.; Eaton, F. Thelma (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1956)
    The Institute on the Nature and Development of the Library Collection, held November 11-14, 1956, at Robert Allerton Park, a University-owned country estate near Monticello, Illinois, was the third of a series of ...

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  • van Zelst, Lambertus (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    There is a certain challenge to discussing the conservation needs of nonbook materials at a meeting of library specialists. While most of the presentations in this volume deal with the preservation of nonbook materials ...

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  • Brown, Robert E. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    According to many participants at the 1974 Allerton Park Institute, perhaps the most memorable part of the conference was a seven-hour session simulating labor-management contract negotiations. In planning the Institute, we ...

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  • Whitenack, Carolyn I. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    As a graduate of the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science, one continues to carry in his life-long learning activities those ideals, concepts, and goals that were first given to him in his graduate ...

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  • Northup, Helen F. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    To discuss in the short space of this paper all the interesting and important new reference sources which have appeared in the humanities in the past seven years is impossible. The humanities cover many things --language ...

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  • Probst, Doris J. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    The social sciences are the most difficult of all the sciences to supply with sufficient reference sources and especially with adequate bibliographic tools. This difficulty, of course, stems from the intrinsic difference ...

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  • Ratliff, John A. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    There are so many changes in the schools, and they are coming so fast these days that one is likely to become confused if he tries to keep up and feels condemned if he does not. Any self-respecting librarian will feel ...

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  • Goldstein, Harold (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1956)
    Writing of one kind or another has been with us about 7,000 to 10,000 years; pictures, cave paintings, etc., as much as 50, 000 years. It has been only 35 years since educational motion pictures became a physical reality ...

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  • Kopecky, Frank J. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1971)
    As an attorney practicing in the legal services program of the Office of Economic Opportunity (O.E.O.) for the last three years,! have had the opportunity to view several O.E.O. neighborhood centers in operation. In ...

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  • Bartle, Robert G. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1959)
    At the very outset I want to warn you that I am here in the role of a mathematician who is interested in books and that I am entirely innocent of library procedures and terminology, the theory of classification, or the ...

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  • Heim, Kathleen M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1987)
    Entry-level recruitment to library organizations is discussed in light of the complex labor pool. Suggestions are provided for better techniques to accommodate both employer and employee goals. The need for clearer ...

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  • Krummel, Donald W. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    Friends groups are springing up across the country in recognition of the classic adage about "friends in need." In the auspicious times of twenty or even ten years ago, libraries could go merrily on their way fulfilling ...

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  • Bailey, Martha J. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979)
    The literature of library and information management is often of little assistance to the professional who supervises. Interactions with departments and services of the parent organization, such as conforming to policies ...

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  • Wiley, Norbert (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1971)
    American cities can be looked at in many ways, but one thing everyone should be able to agree on is that they are in big trouble. They are dilapidated, congested, trash-strewn, unsafe, rebellionprone, poverty-stricken, ...

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    Neither Brenda Dervin nor Robert Croneberger delivered the talks they submitted prior to the conference, and which are included in this volume. Their reactions to previous sessions motivated them to put aside prepared ...

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  • Passmore, David; Tomczak, Tom; Halbrook, Barbara; McMahon, Marian; Siciliano, Tony (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979)
    In preparing the institute program, the planning committee decided to invite representative professional librarians who had recently experienced the role change from supervisee to supervisor (which frequently includes ...

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  • Strout, Donald E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1956)
    The scene is a publishers' partyand the central figures a man in a tweedy sports coat, puffing at a pipe, and a pleasantly plump matron, balancing a glass in her hand. "Tell me, " she gushes brightly, "Are you paper-back ...

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