Browse 1979: Organizing the Library's Support: Donors, Volunteers, and Friends by Series/Report "Allerton Park Institute (25th : 1979)"

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  • Sanberg, Thomas G. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    Development is an appropriate term for describing the essential function which sustains most nonprofit, contribution-reliant institutions. To develop is to activate or to grow; the development function is concerned with ...
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  • Mosher, Paul H. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    By 1930 there were emulative friends groups at Columbia, Yale, Princeton, and Johns Hopkins, and the number grew substantially during the next four decades. While the process of growth has been substantial, it has undergone ...
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  • Bohlen, Jeanne (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    1 here are more than 22,000 private foundations in the United States. Unfortunately, the terminology in this field is rather confusing. Many organizations which contain the name "foundation" do not meet the criteria ...
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  • Krummel, Donald W. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    On November 11-14, 1979, the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science sponsored the twenty-fifth annual Allerton Park Institute at Robert Allerton Park near Monticello, Illinois. This silver jubilee ...
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  • Horwitz, Tem (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    IVather than attempt to lay down hard and fast rules or to set up models for the administration of a library friends group, I would like to share some observations about the structure, functions, and organizational ...
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  • Holley, Edward G. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    As cultural and educational institutions, libraries have, from the very beginning of their existence in this country, enjoyed the encouragement and support of a host of friends. This has been true no less for public ...
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  • Mathews, Anne J. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    1 he pre-White House Governor's Conferences on Library and Information Services have served to emphasize to all of us the importance of citizen input to and interest in libraries and library services. From around ...
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  • Briscoe, Marianne G. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    Although the benefits offered to library friends or regular donors are often called "perquisites" ("perks" for short), the term is troublesome when it implies that the goods, services, or privileges offered in exchange ...
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  • Holman, William R. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    Well-designed graphics and printing are essential for friends publications. In our service to both the library and the community, we stress the need for enlisting the most able and imaginative friends for our endeavors. ...
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  • Bennett, Scott (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    There may at first appear to be a world of difference between the Ambrosiana Library, founded in Milan in 1609 to preserve Renaissance learning, and the St. Joseph Public Library, founded in 1934 to serve an Illinois farm ...
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  • Wedel, Cynthia (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    V olunteers can and should be an important part of every nonprofit organization. This is not only to save money though it can do that but because it is a right of people to have an active share in those institutions ...
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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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  • 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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  • Seaton, Elaine (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1980)
    JDriends of the Library: so benign, so helpful, so ... friendly! Yet, so often when one mentions the subject to library administrators reactions are heard which range from, "Oh yes, we had a group years ago, when we had ...
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