Monthly Archive for April, 2012

Trends and prospects on government libraries: our selected papers

http://openclipart.org/detail/75667/speech-bubbles-by-shokuninA new model for library services inside a national government. A different view to information access within civic service. Opportunities and contraints for government libraries of a nation in crisis.  An agenda for disaster risk management. Big government reform and the new game for library services.

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Government Information: Inputs for Learning

Information from government departments aimed exclusively at adults? A suggestive direction is offered in the latest issue of IFLA Journal (March 2012, p. 68-77). There we can find the article The Gov Doc Kids Group and free government information, written by Tom Adamich, Martha Childers, Katy Davis, John H. Faria and Antoinnette W.  Satterfield (published also as a paper at the IFLA WLIC 77 in Puerto Rico).

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“2011 Best Practices for Government Libraries”: Reseña

2011 Best Practices for Government LibrariesMiguel Navas, Presidente de la Sección de Bibliotecas Gubernamentales, ha publicado “Mejores prácticas de las bibliotecas gubernamentales de los EEUU”, una breve reseña sobre el último anuario estadounidense “Best Practices for Government Libraries”, editado por Marie Kaddell.

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Internet Librarian International 2011: Report

IFLA JournalSanjay K. Bihani, Secretary-Treasurer of the Government Libraries Section, has written the report Internet Librarian International 2011: The innovation and technology conference for information professionals, that has been published in the latest IFLA Journal (Vol. 38, no. 1 – March 2012).

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