Proposed Collection, Library Workforce Study, Submission for OMB Review, 76330-76331 [05-24406]

Download as PDF 76330 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 246 / Friday, December 23, 2005 / Notices comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). DATES: All comments should be submitted within 60 calendar days from the date of this publication. ADDRESSES: All comments should be addressed to Mr. Walter Kit, Reports Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Mail Suite JA000, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC 20546–0001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument(s) and instructions should be directed to Mr. Walter Kit, Reports Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, NASA Headquarters, 300 E Street, SW., Mail Suite JA000, Washington, DC 20546, (202) 358–1350, walter.kit-1@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Abstract NASA Live is an interactive, educational videoconferencing program. This is an educational resource for educators of grades K–12. This survey will be used with registered educators for feedback to improve this product. II. Method of Collection This is an electronic survey that is attached to an e-mail requesting the educator to complete and return the survey. III. Data Title: NASA Live Survey. OMB Number: 2700. Type of Review: New Collection. Affected Public: State, Local, or Tribal Government, or Not-for-profit institutions. Estimated Number of Respondents: 150. Total Annual Responses: 30. Estimated Time Per Response: .17 hr. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 8. Estimated Total Annual Cost: $0. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES IV. Requests for Comments Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of NASA, including whether the information collected has practical utility; (2) the accuracy of NASA’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:14 Dec 22, 2005 Jkt 208001 burden of the collection of information on respondents, including automated collection techniques or the use of other forms of information technology. Regulations that states NCUA will provide notice in the Federal Register when funds in the program are available. Patricia L. Dunnington, Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. E5–7736 Filed 12–22–05; 8:45 am] By the National Credit Union Administration Board on December 19, 2005. Mary F. Rupp, Secretary, NCUA Board. [FR Doc. 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This notice is published pursuant to Section 705.9 of the NCUA Rules and SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00101 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 THE NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES Proposed Collection, Library Workforce Study, Submission for OMB Review Agency Institute of Museum and Library Services. ACTION: Notice of requests for new information collection approval. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Institute of Museum and Library Services announces the following information collection has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained by contacting the individual listed below in the addressee section of this notice. DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the addressee section below on or before January 23, 2006. IMLS is particularly interested in comments that help the agency to: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic submissions of responses. ADDRESSES: Rebecca Danvers, Director of Research and Technology, Institute of Museum and Library Services, 1800 M Street NW., 9th Floor, Washington, DC, E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 246 / Friday, December 23, 2005 / Notices 20036; telephone 202–653–4680, fax 202–653–4625, e-mail rdanvers@imls.gov SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Institute of Museum and Library Services is an independent Federal grant-making agency authorized by the Museum and Library Services Act, 20 U.S.C. Section 9101 et seq. The IMLS provides a variety of grant programs to assist the nation’s museums and libraries in improving their operations and enhancing their services to the public. Museums and libraries of all sizes and types may receive support from IMLS programs. The Museum and Library Services Act of 2003 includes a strong emphasis on supporting library services through the development of a strong library workforce. This solicitation is a web-based survey to collect information to assist IMLS understand library and information science (LIS) workforce needs, including supply and demand, factors that affect them, and existing workforce projections. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES II. Current Action The core duties of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, as stated in its strategic plan, are to promote excellence in library services and to promote access to museum and library services for a diverse public. This goal will be accomplished in part by promoting improved workforce planning including strategies for recruitment and retention of workers. IMLS is developing specific plans to collect information from libraries, librarians and other information professionals. Information to be collected from libraries includes current and projected employment in terms of numbers of positions (filled and vacant), functional specialization, educational requirements, skill/competency requirements, salaries and benefits, demographics, annual budget/ expenditures, constituency or market size. Information to be collected from LIS professionals includes current employment, career path and career progression, professional association/ union membership and demographics. These information collections will be based on geographic location (state and locality), type of employing organization and functionality of the work. A great deal of information has been collected on the LIS workforce, e.g. by BLS, NCES and professional societies. The information IMLS collects should build on, but not duplicate, existing or ongoing collections. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:55 Dec 22, 2005 Jkt 208001 Agency: Institute of Museum and Library Services. Title: National Study on the Future of Librarians in the Workforce. OMB Number: n/a. Agency Number: 3137. Frequency: One time. Affected Public: Libraries, librarians and other information professionals. Number of Respondents: 40,000 libraries, 40,000 LIS professionals. Estimated Time Per Respondent: maximum of 2 hours per library (for the 27,000 central and single the time is up to two hours and for 13,000 branch libraries the time is less than one hour); 15 minutes per librarian/information professional. Total Burden Hours: 77,000. Total Annualized Capital/Startup costs: 0. Total Annual Costs: $166,295. Contact: Rebecca Danvers, Director of Research and Technology, Institute of Museum and Library Services, 1800 M Street NW., 9th Floor, Washington, DC, 20036; telephone 202–653–4680, fax 202–653–4625, e-mail rdanvers@imls.gov Dated: December 20, 2005. Rebecca Danvers, Director, Office of Research and Technology. 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THE NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES


Proposed Collection, Library Workforce Study, Submission for OMB 
Review

AGENCY: Agency Institute of Museum and Library Services.

ACTION: Notice of requests for new information collection approval.

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SUMMARY: The Institute of Museum and Library Services announces the 
following information collection has been submitted to the Office of 
Management and Budget for review and approval in accordance with the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). 
A copy of the proposed information collection request can be obtained 
by contacting the individual listed below in the addressee section of 
this notice.

DATES: Written comments must be submitted to the office listed in the 
addressee section below on or before January 23, 2006. IMLS is 
particularly interested in comments that help the agency to:
     Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
     Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed collection of information including the validity 
of the methodology and assumptions used;
     Enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
     Minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate 
automated electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting 
electronic submissions of responses.

ADDRESSES: Rebecca Danvers, Director of Research and Technology, 
Institute of Museum and Library Services, 1800 M Street NW., 9th Floor, 
Washington, DC,

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20036; telephone 202-653-4680, fax 202-653-4625, e-mail 
rdanvers@imls.gov

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Background

    The Institute of Museum and Library Services is an independent 
Federal grant-making agency authorized by the Museum and Library 
Services Act, 20 U.S.C. Section 9101 et seq. The IMLS provides a 
variety of grant programs to assist the nation's museums and libraries 
in improving their operations and enhancing their services to the 
public. Museums and libraries of all sizes and types may receive 
support from IMLS programs. The Museum and Library Services Act of 2003 
includes a strong emphasis on supporting library services through the 
development of a strong library workforce. This solicitation is a web-
based survey to collect information to assist IMLS understand library 
and information science (LIS) workforce needs, including supply and 
demand, factors that affect them, and existing workforce projections.

II. Current Action

    The core duties of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, as 
stated in its strategic plan, are to promote excellence in library 
services and to promote access to museum and library services for a 
diverse public. This goal will be accomplished in part by promoting 
improved workforce planning including strategies for recruitment and 
retention of workers. IMLS is developing specific plans to collect 
information from libraries, librarians and other information 
professionals. Information to be collected from libraries includes 
current and projected employment in terms of numbers of positions 
(filled and vacant), functional specialization, educational 
requirements, skill/competency requirements, salaries and benefits, 
demographics, annual budget/expenditures, constituency or market size. 
Information to be collected from LIS professionals includes current 
employment, career path and career progression, professional 
association/union membership and demographics. These information 
collections will be based on geographic location (state and locality), 
type of employing organization and functionality of the work. A great 
deal of information has been collected on the LIS workforce, e.g. by 
BLS, NCES and professional societies. The information IMLS collects 
should build on, but not duplicate, existing or ongoing collections.
    Agency: Institute of Museum and Library Services.
    Title: National Study on the Future of Librarians in the Workforce.
    OMB Number: n/a.
    Agency Number: 3137.
    Frequency: One time.
    Affected Public: Libraries, librarians and other information 
professionals.
    Number of Respondents: 40,000 libraries, 40,000 LIS professionals.
    Estimated Time Per Respondent: maximum of 2 hours per library (for 
the 27,000 central and single the time is up to two hours and for 
13,000 branch libraries the time is less than one hour); 15 minutes per 
librarian/information professional.
    Total Burden Hours: 77,000.
    Total Annualized Capital/Startup costs: 0.
    Total Annual Costs: $166,295.
    Contact: Rebecca Danvers, Director of Research and Technology, 
Institute of Museum and Library Services, 1800 M Street NW., 9th Floor, 
Washington, DC, 20036; telephone 202-653-4680, fax 202-653-4625, e-mail 
rdanvers@imls.gov

    Dated: December 20, 2005.
Rebecca Danvers,
Director, Office of Research and Technology.
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