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New challenges in library services in the developing world

Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians (8th 1990 Jakarta, Indonesia)

New challenges in library services in the developing world

proceedings of the Eighth Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians, Jakarta, 11-14 June 1990

by Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians (8th 1990 Jakarta, Indonesia)

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Published by National Library of Indonesia & Indonesian Library Association in Jakarta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia, Southeastern,
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Library science -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses.,
    • Library science -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesProceedings of the Eight Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians.
      Statementeditors, Sulistyo-Basuki ... [et al.].
      ContributionsBasuki, Sulistyo., Perpustakaan Nasional (Indonesia), Ikatan Pustakawan Indonesia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ845.A8 C66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 503 p., [7] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages503
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1694458M
      ISBN 109798006186
      LC Control Number91946733
      OCLC/WorldCa25307322

      This will certainly raise the position of the library system as a vital service point, which delivers the much needed information for SUCCESS. Teens will be given an orientation to the Teen Center prior to using it to explain its use and expected conduct. It found that library professionals in India were subjected to various challenges. Second, they provide a physical location and an environment for storing and preserving those items. The functionality, efficiency and effectiveness of the RFID system in the Sri Lankan context are yet to be discovered.

      She relates the story of the Grace Lema Foundation, started in Tanzania by the Norwegian Library Association, and named after an untrained but experienced library assistant who was unable to enroll at the University of Botswana because she lacked financial resources. Community involvement means exploring the people's basic needs with them, and designing and developing methods with them to fulfill those needs. Study suggested that the Government of India should play a leading role in promoting LIS education in India, by creating more job opportunities for LIS professionals and removing disparity in pay scales among LIS professionals. Edward Evans and Thomas L. According to Margaret Bywater, libraries in Cambodia receive some material from overseas that is useful, but they have also received material "which is totally irrelevant to [their] needs now or in the future.

      Various findings are made on past performance and future priorities in undertaking reform: Implementation of NPM and non-NPM reforms has been limited. Public libraries are public buildings, open to all and therefore not guaranteed to be completely safe spaces. If these projects achieve their goals in time, the provision for distance education in Sri Lanka will be vastly enhanced in near future. The main reason for this divergence is the fear of technology due to lack of confidence. Without these projects, we will not move knowledge in this area beyond opinion pieces to the reliable research results that will better inform the relations of donors and recipients. Dubey, Professor in Library and Information Science at Banaras Hindu University in India, who describes in his conference presentation the problems that Indian librarians encounter when they try to meet professors' and scientists' demands for scientific and technological information.


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To ensure that developing countries really benefit from assistance, commitment for long-term support is necessary. Contributions in Librarianship and Information Science, no. Carolyn Sharples agrees with Bywater regarding "problem" donations and the need to support local publishers.

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