Browse Allerton Park Institute by Title

  • Bunge, Charles A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    This paper discusses the strengths and weaknesses of patrons and reference librarians as sources of data for the evaluation of reference question-answering effectiveness, along with ways to enhance the usefulness of ...

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  • Anglemyer, Mary (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    Attending the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment at Stockholm was an exhilarating but sobering experience. No one who was there, including the sharpest critics of faults and omissions, doubts that ...

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  • Lovitt, Craig E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1969)
    My task is to discuss briefly intergovernmental relations as they relate to libraries in Illinois. My job assignment is in the Illinois Office of Intergovernmental Cooperation. This agency is a relatively new venture for ...

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  • Burlingame, Dwight F. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992)
    When seeking grants from a funding agency, the grantwriter must first engage in some pre-proposal research. This stage includes communicating with the agency to make sure a project fits the funder's mission and that it ...

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  • Labor Relations Training Center.Bureau of Training.U.S.Civil Service Commission (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)

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  • Sullivan, Peggy (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1977)
    Some years ago, Lowell Martin wrote an article on cooperation between school and public libraries which he subtitled: "Or, Why Don't We Have Any?" It was not only eye-catching and provocative , but a very reasonable question ...

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  • Thomas, Sarah M. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    espite efforts in recent years to consolidate environmental programs at the federal government level, the complexity and multi-disciplinary aspects of the subject make this very difficult, if indeed, not impossible. ...

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  • Press, Charles (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    Iron River is a community in Michigan's relatively depressed Upper Peninsula. In reality, it is five different cities, villages or townships with a total population of around 10,000 huddled in one relatively compact ...

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  • Wagner, Martin (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    In preparing this discussion on grievances I have made two assumptions. First, I assume that an established collective bargaining relationship exists. I am not suggesting that this relationship is necessarily desirable, ...

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  • Kollegger, James G. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1972)
    In Cincinnati in September 1972, at the Environmental Protection Agency's Information Symposium, several thousand participants heard several dozen speakers spend the better part of two days discussing sources of ...

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  • Kimmel, Margaret Mary (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    All occupations are worthy of study, a fact documented by many since Robert Park's classic research on the hobo, the taxi-dance-hall girl, and the professional thief. Librarianship, too, has been subjected to in-depth analysis ...

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  • Albright, Elaine M. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979)
    The most effective means of handling employee problems is to recognize and eliminate their probable cause before they arise. The authors of other papers included in these proceedings have provided guidance for avoiding ...

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  • Fretwell, E.K. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    Other papers prepared for this significant conference on the "Changing Environment for Library Services in Metropolitan Areas" do an admirable job of describing the population characteristics of our large urban centers, ...

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  • Comaromi, John P. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1975)
    Melvil Dewey was born on December 10, 1851 on the tenth day of the tenth month.* To this fact I attribute the reason why Dewey conceived his idea of using Arabic numerals decimally to mark the subjects of books. I call ...

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  • Holmes, Oliver W. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1965)
    Knowledge exists in two forms: (1) "active knowledge," meaning that to be found in the brains of living human individuals and therefore available to them at any given moment as bases for actions, and (2) "passive (or ...

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995)
    [These proceedings were captured from the Internet Archive's Wayback Machine; as such, outgoing links may retain the original structure captured by the Internet Archive. E-mail addresses may no longer be active. In ...

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  • Heim, Kathleen M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    Ethics relating to human resources management in the library and information services profession must be viewed from a more comprehensive ethical stance at the outset. Since this conference is devoted to a wide range ...

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  • McCormick, Peter J. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1957)
    A community has been described as "a constellation of institutions, organizations, and associations held together by their relationship with each other." To that, should be added "for the purposes of affording opportunities ...

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  • Monroe, Margaret E. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    Almost all discussion of federal legislation for libraries ends, if indeed it does not begin, with the problem of support versus control. If support is desirable, is control inevitable ? Library education has long taken ...

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  • Low, Edmon (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1966)
    Federal aid to libraries is a fairly recent phenomenon in the library field. Librarians began their first serious bid for some funds to help extend library services to rural areas just after World War II and, after about ...

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