Library Informer (Vol. 2 no. 10)

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Library Informer (Vol. 2 no. 10)
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Library Informer
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4 p.
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English
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Libraries & Instructional Media Services Department
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Libraries & Instructional Media Services Department
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Libraries -- Newsletters   ( lcsh )
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Caribbean

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Library Informer (Vol. 2 no. 10) - Farewell to a colleague

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COLLEGEOFTHEBAHAAASNASSAU, BAHAMAS-EST.1974AMONTHLYNEWSLEITERJULYFAREWElL 'ID ACX>LLFAGUEHecanetousfranourneighbouringcountrytothenorth,amysteryinternsofpersonalityandcapabilities.Therewerenanyunansweredquestionssuchas,whatkindofpersonishe?Mlatkindofsupervisorwillhebe?Howwellwillheperformhisduties?Overthepastt:\\Uyearshowever,theseamotherquestionshavebeenanswered,ashehasprovenhisworthasaprofessionalandacolleague.DuringhisstaywiththeLibraryhehasservedasthel\cqUisitionsLibrarian,denonstratingmuchdiligenceandpersistencewhichhasresultedina muchiltprovedjobber-libraryrelationship.Inoveralllibraryservices,hehas'wornnanyhats':LecturerinLibrarySCiencecourse,layoutartistforTheLibraryInformer,editoroftheenS/BlAJournal,andmuchnore.-.Heisthorough,serremightevensayIpicky'.Hehasdenonstratedmuchforesight-tosaynothingabouthisknackfordiscoveringDinkytoysandhissensefordetectingpossiblenoneymakillgventures!Inotherwords,heisgoodatwhathedoes.AsaSupervisorhisrecordisasgoodasonemightexpect.'fileverynatureofhisjobdictatesthatonecannotpleaseeverybodyandstillgetthejobdone.Thereweredefinitelytilreswhenhewasunpopular,butthistooCOIreSwiththejob."B.J."(ashehascorretobeknownbyserreofus)hasimpactedpositivelyonourlives,creatingrrenoriesthatwillnoteasilybeerased.Noonecanpredictthefuture,butwithhispersonalityandtalents,hisshouldbefilledwithmuchprosperity.OnbehalfoftheentireLibrarystaffandthereadershipofTheLibraryInforrrer,wewishyoumuchsuccessinyourfutureendeavours.

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THEMEDIAWAGONBelowisthelatestadditionofvideocassettetapetoourpresentcollection.Theseries(8tapes)dealswithstrategiesofeffectiveteaching.1.Overview:Teachingoperationsandassociatedstrategies.2.Attention,curiosity,andrrotivation.3.Increasingstudents'participation.4.Questioningtechniquesandprobing.5.Integrationofteachingstrategies.6.Individualteachingstyles.7.Appliedobservationandanalysistechniques.8.Applicationtotheclassroom.\".AREYOU AWARE??..OnJuly18,1802,St.Matthew'sO1urch,theoldestchurchbuildinginNewProvidence,openedfordivine\\Orshipservice.TheservicewasconductedbyReverendHenryGrooITbridge,amissionaryfromtheSocietyforthePropagationoftheGospel,andthefirstRectorofthechurch.The newCoatofArmsofTheBahaJl1aSwaspresentedtotheIbuseofAssemblyonJuly22,1971.The newarnorialbearingswereapprovedbytheQueen"forthegreaterhonouranddistinctionoftheConnonwealthofTheBahamaIslands"bywarrantdatedDecenber7,1971.ThelargestsingleStnTIofrroney(exceptforJohnHarvardrsbequest)receivedbyHarvardUniversityduringitsfirstthirtyyearswassentfromEleuthera,The Bahamas,onthe17thJuly,1650.TheanDl.U1toft.124wasmadefromthesaleoftentonsofBrazeletto\\Oed.OnAugust7,1784,JohnWells,aLoyalistfromOlarleston,Southcarolina,publishedthefirstBahamiannewspaper,theBaharraGazette.TheThlancipationAct,whichabolishedslaveryintheBritishcolonies,camein':oforceonAugust1,1834,alrrostoneyearafteritwaspassedintheBritishParliament.

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THEBOOK SHELFIntheaftermathofthestudentderronstrationsandresultinggovernrrentmassacreinBeijing,thismightbeagoodtirretoreviewtherecenthistoryoftheYoDrldISrrostI=DPulousnation.(TheyoutnumberBahamians4,400to11) Averyinterestingreferencev.orkisTheCambridgeEncyclopediaofQlina(CambridgeuniversityPress,1982),whichisarrangedDymajortherressuchas"landandResources."Thesearedividedintoamcisearticlesonspecificsubjects,.suchas"CulturalRevolution."Thev.orkiswell-indexed,makingiteasytofindinformationonanytopic.It,coversallerasofQlinesehistory.Booksfocusingonpost-warO1inaincludeO1inaandtheW:>rldSince1949,byWangGungwu(London:Maanillan,1977),whichendswiththedeathsofMaoZedongandZhouEnlai;MaoTse-TungandtheQlinesePeople',byFDgerHoward(1DndOn:GeorgeAllen&Unwin,1977),Abiographybya man whospentmuchtinein01inabeb.een1966and1976;andTheConmunistConquestofQlina,byLionelMaxO1assin(Lon.a..m:WeidenfeldandNicolson,1966),whichdealswiththecivil"warof1945-49.Anothershort,readablebiographyisMaoZedong,byFrederickKingPoole(NewYork:FranklinWatts,1982).Alltheserookswillhelpputthelatesteventsinperspective,andallareinthelibrary.

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DATESTONOTEJuly4-11July10July23-29 August7August 19-26 RegistrationforSemester 894. FinalexaminationperiodSemester 892.16thIndep=>-ndenceAnniversaryXIIIInternationalCbngressforCaribbean ArchaeologyinCuracao,NetherlandsAntilles.EmancipationDayobserved.InternationalFederationofLibraryAssociations(IFLA)CbnferenceinParis,France.Therre:"LibrariesandInformationinYesterdayIS,Today' s and 'IbrrorrowIs Economy."Transcriptsissued.Newstudentorientation.Pre-registeredstudents'advisement..Advisementfornewstudents.2223-242528-29 301.August August August August August SeptemberLIBRARYSTAFFBRIEFS'CongratulationstoRodmanForbes oncompletionofhisAssociateI:egreeinAudioVisualProductionTechnology.HappyWeddingAnniversaryto:JanetMcFall AugustAVanreaRolleAugust 9 B2rtharnae Walker August21HappyBirthdayto:JudyRolle-July4 Willamae Johnson August 5 MaryannClareAugust29