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Title: CORRECTIONAL VOLUNTEER PROGRAM INFORMATION SERVICE AND RESOURCE LIBRARY - CATALOG
Author(s): L L THORP
Corporate Author: California Dept of the Youth Authority
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 138
Sponsoring Agency: California Dept of the Youth Authority
Sacramento, CA 95823
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Grant Number: 2982-2
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

California Dept of the Youth Authority
Program Research and Review Division
4241 Williamsborough Dr
Ste 216
Sacramento, CA 95823
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A SELECTED LISTING FROM THE CALIFORNIA YOUTH AUTHORITY RESOURCE LIBRARY IS PRESENTED FOR USE BY THOSE INVOLVED OR INTERESTED IN THE FIELD OF VOLUNTARISM.
Abstract: THE CATALOG INCLUDES A LIST OF VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS IN CALIFORNIA SPECIFICALLY AND IN THE UNITED STATES. MATERIALS ON VOLUNTEER PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION, PUBLIC RELATIONS, RESEARCH, AND EVALUATION ARE INCLUDED, AS ARE DOCUMENTS ON THE RECRUITMENT, SELECTION, PLACEMENT, TRAINING, AND SUPERVISION OF VOLUNTEERS. INFORMATION ON VOLUNTEER-STAFF RELATIONS, AIDS FOR THE VOLUNTEER WORKER, AND VOLUNTEER BENEFITS IS ALSO PROVIDED. A SECTION ON GENERAL READINGS IS FOLLOWED BY LISTS OF READINGS ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE, JUVENILE JUSTICE, ADULT CORRECTIONS, PROBATION, LAW ENFORCEMENT, AND DRUG ABUSE. A FEW CITATIONS CONCERN MANAGEMENT, CRISIS INTERVENTION, AND TOPICAL ISSUES IN PUBLIC WELFARE AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES. LISTINGS INCLUDE COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES, REGIONAL PLANNING MATERIALS, AND STATISTICAL INFORMATION. DIRECTORIES OF AGENCIES ARE PROVIDED ALONG WITH ENTRIES FOR AVAILABLE PERIODICALS AND AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS. SHORT DESCRIPTIONS FOLLOW SOME ENTRIES. AVAILABILITY STATEMENTS INDICATE THAT COPIES OF SOME MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE FREE OF CHARGE, AND OTHER MATERIALS CAN BE ACQUIRED THROUGH LOAN FROM THE LIBRARY ONLY, AS INDICATED AFTER EACH ENTRY. (KJM)
Index Term(s): California; Management; Reading lists; Reference materials; Volunteer programs
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