Browse 1976: Changing Times, Changing Libraries by Subject "Libraries and society"

  • Bonn, George S.; Faibisoff, Sylvia (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    For the past twenty-three years, the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science has held annual 3-day institutes on a variety of topics of interest to librarians. In this bicentennial year it seemed appropriate ...

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  • Ely, Donald P.; Atkinson, Hugh C. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Hugh C. Atkinson. Changes will occur, and to resent them makes us less able to make the necessary adaptations. If the prospect of change fills us with anxiety, the least we can do is to analyze the ...

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  • Bezold, Clement; Cooke, Eileen D. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Eileen D. Cooke. What might happen to government in the next ten to twenty-five years? I will review two approaches to the future and the trends they suggest, and three conditions which could affect ...

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  • Bonn, George S.; Faibisoff, Sylvia G. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Lacking a crystal ball, scientists, economists, political scientists, businessmen, educators, and other professionals are nevertheless trying to understand and possibly to forecast future developments. Since social change ...

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  • Thompson, Kenneth W.; Shera, Jesse H. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by Jesse H. Shera. Because most of us are "little conservatives" or "little liberals," we are baffled, divided and troubled by change. Most of our judgments about change reflect in some measure our ...

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  • Carroll, R. Lynn; McDonald, John P. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978)
    Includes a response by John P. McDonald. rroject: Knowledge 2000, a conference organized by the National Science Foundation, was a unique event as well as an experiment. This was the first time that the foundation, ...

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