Special Libraries

Articles from Vol. 81, No. 1, Winter

Central Information Services at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation: History and Change at East Melbourne and the Work of the Divisional Libraries or Whatever Became of CILES?
Part One Central Information Services at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation: History and Change at East Melbourne and the Work of the Divisional Libraries or Whatever Became of CILES? * Numerous important changes...
Current Library Services of the Information Resources Unit and the Future of CSIRO Information Services or What Will Become of the ISU?
Current Library Services of the Information Resources Unit and the Future of CSIRO Information Services or What Will Become of the ISU? * This is the second of two papers on the Organization's central information services. Part II describes the current...
Designing Special Libraries Abroad
Designing Special Libraries Abroad "It is depressing," observes Harvard-Williams, "to see how many mistakes have been made in designing libraries, and how much money has been wasted. Buildings have sometimes been provided which with a little more...
Internationalism of SLA and IFLA 1989
Internationalism of SLA and IFLA 1989 * SLA is an International Association of Information professionals and special librarians who work for the benefit of the general public and decision makers in industry, government, and the professions, and is helping...
Nordic Economic and Business Libraries - Functions Revisited 10 Years Later
Nordic Economic and Business Libraries--Functions Revisited 10 Years Later * Nordic libraries in general have been a remarkable stronghold for development in international librarianship. They have been able to offer a high level of service and developed...
Phased Preservation: A Philosophical Concept and Practical Approach to Preservation
Phased Preservation A Philosophical Concept and Practical Approach to Preservation * In February 1988, the U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences Library in Leningrad suffered the biggest single library disaster in this century; some 3.6 million books...
Research Activity
Announcing the debut of a biannual column intended to provide a forum for sharing information on research activities within the special libraries community. Research activity covered in the column will range from disertations, academic or empirical...
Special Libraries - the International Scene
Special Libraries--The International Scene The Special Libraries Association is truly an international organization. With members around the world, SLA is ready to meet the challenges of the age of global information exchange and cooperation. The...
The Information Professional - an Unparalleled Resource: The Special Libraries Association 81st Annual Conference Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania June 9-14, 1990
The Information Professional--An Unparalleled Resource The Special Libraries Association 81st Annual Conference Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania June 9-14, 1990 For six days in June (9-14), 1990, Pittsburgh, PA will be the site of the 81st Annual Conference...
United States Information Agency International Library Activities
United States Information Agency International Library Activities * The article traces the evolution of the U.S. Information Agency Library programs. Various support functions of the program are surveyed; the programs use of technology, development...