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Warren Horton address at the National Press Club on 19 October 1988 [sound recording]
Bib ID 2078408
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Horton, Warren, 1938-2003, Speaker
 
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Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1988 Oct. 19 
1 tape reel : 3 3/4 ips, mono ; 7 in. 
Series

National Press Club luncheon address.

Summary

Horton spoke on the importance of libraries; Australian Libraries Summit; period of restraint and opportunity; the public libraries; user pays; remote users; National Collection; preservation problems; co-operative networks; multi-cultural library services; government involvement.

Biography/History

Warren Horton was Director-General of the National Library and Chairman of the Australian Libraries Summit Steering Committee at the time of this recording.

Notes

Photographs available.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-217412140

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.). 
Subjects Australian Libraries Summit, (1988 : Canberra, A.C.T.)  |  Libraries -- Australia.  |  Public libraries -- Australia.  |  User charges -- Australia.  |  Libraries and minorities -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors National Press Club (Australia)

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