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Author IFLA/Unesco Pre-Session Seminar for Librarians from Developing Countries (1983 : Munich, Germany)

Title University libraries in developing countries : structure and function in regard to information transfer for science and technology : proceedings of the IFLA/Unesco Pre-Session Seminar for Librarians from Developing Countries, München, August 16-19, 1983 / edited by Anthony J. Loveday and Günter Gattermann
Published München ; New York : Saur, 1985
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Description 1 online resource (183 pages) : illustrations
Series IFLA publications, 0344-6891 ; 33
IFLA publications ; 33. 0344-6891
Contents Acquisition of foreign periodicals in developing countries : the example of Brazilian libraries / H.B Schreiner (7 p.). -- Collection building and information services for material in special categories relevant to third world use I : agriculture / Clemence R Namponya (10 p.). -- Collection building and information services for material in special categories relevant to third world use II : medicine / Uthai Dhutiyabhodhi (8 p.). -- New information technologies available in the industrialised world / Stephen W Massil (9 p.). -- Choosing the moment : a review of the re-organisational demands arising out of conversion to computerised systems / Lim Huck Tee (16 p.). -- Development of modern information technologies and their impact on research / Michael E Gill (7 p.). -- Application of automation to the library processes of the National Autonomous University of Mexico / Roberto Garduno (9 p.). -- Using automated systems for scientific and technical literature searches / Joseph C Anafulu (17 p.). -- Future training needs / Hudwell Mwacalimba (9 p.)
Role of the university library in the German Federal system / Günter Gattermann (9 p.). -- Problems for university libraries functioning in a national system in developing countries / Sam C Nwoye (16 p.). -- Development of effective acquisition policies / John Ndegwa (11 p.). -- Parameters of expenditure : the allocation of funds to the purchase of materials and services to support the information needs of the university community in science and technology / Michael E Gill (8 p.). -- Problems of acquisition of overseas and local materials / B.U Nwafor (16 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Academic libraries -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Acquisitions (Libraries) -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Libraries -- Developing countries -- Automation -- Congresses.
Science and technology libraries -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Gattermann, Günter.
Loveday, Anthony J.
ISBN 3110970961 (electronic bk.)
9783110970968 (electronic bk.)