Browse Allerton Park Institute by Title

  • (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1971)
    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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  • Rosenzweig, Susan (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    No one ever said that part of the job of a young adult librarian would be fund-raising. I took all the courses needed to best serve young people but mention was never made in any course, by any teacher, of how one ...

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  • Faklis, Ruth E. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    When seeking funding for additional programs, special projects, expanded library services, etc., the Library Services and Construction Act (LSCA) grant monies should be considered. All fifty states are entitled to LSCA ...

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  • James, Viola L. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1963)
    School libraries and school library materials centers are being evaluated in terms of services they offer to the many changing philosophies and methods of education. If the objective of the school library is to contribute ...

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  • King, Geraldine B.; Mahmoodi, Suzanne H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    The reference librarians at Ramsey County Public Library, a suburban Twin Cities public library, developed an innovative performance appraisal system that includes self-evaluation and a peer group / discussion. Each ...

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  • Spaeth, Joe L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    The various stages of a survey sampling, questionnaire design, and data collection all present potential problems. Decisions about sampling include the type and size of the sample as well as the selection of the population ...

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  • Lightfoot, Helen (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1956)
    At mid-20th century any librarian must be impressed with one need in particular- -the need to choose wisely in order to keep the library collection for which he is responsible within a practicable size for giving the ...

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  • Katz, Lawrence W. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1973)
    New forms and imaginative uses of telecommunications can make contributions of fundamental importance to meeting and solving nearly every major problem of urban society and urban life. The report recently issued by the ...

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  • Dolnick, Sandy (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    1 he Friends of Libraries Committee of the Public Relations Section of the Library Administration and Management Association (LAMA), as should be well known by now, has given birth to a new group called Friends of Libraries ...

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  • Henderson, William T. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983)
    For a period of years, I have been aware that the decisions regarding preservation which I have made, which I have shared in making, or which have been made by others have not all been of the same nature. The level ...

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  • Gibson, Gerald D. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    On the basis of directly related scientific study, comparatively little is known about the preservation, conservation, aging problems, or properties of sound recordings. With the exception of work now being carried out ...

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  • Neavill, Gordon B. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    The advent of the computer is comparable in its revolutionary implications to the advent of the printing press. Like printing from movable type, electronic digital communication offers significant advantages over previous ...

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  • Gibson, Gerald D. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983)
    To give a reasonably thorough report on the present research and development of the preservation of any single format with which we as librarians must work would barely be possible in this one session. To broaden ...

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  • Harris, Carolyn (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983)
    When I was first asked to update my 1979 Library Journal paper on mass deacidification processes, I thought it would be simple. I could just write "nothing's happened," and go on my way, or just say "there's not yet ...

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  • Lundeen, Gerald W. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1983)
    While we still have much to learn, and there is room for further progress, it is not only possible, but it is in the papermaker's own economic interests to produce permanent/durable paper. Such paper can reasonably be ...

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  • Montori, Carla J. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    Concern over the preservation of cultural materials is not a new phenomenon, but wide-ranging institutional action to ensure that such preservation occurs is new. For years, institutions have employed conservators and ...

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  • Hendriks, Klaus B. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    The subject of this article is the preservation of processed blackand- white photographic records in libraries. Since silver gelatin photographic films and papers have been around for about a century, and since by far ...

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