Browse Allerton Park Institute by Title

  • 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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  • (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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