LIBRARY MULTIMEDIA RESOURCE
Learning Objectives: Describe the purpose of the LMRC
and list some of the services provided.The library
multimedia resource center (LMRC) is a new platform for
delivering training and educational programs to shipboard
personnel. Established, funded, and administered by the
Navy General Library Program (NGLP), these
computer-based centers provide a variety of resources for
the personal growth, professional development,
educational support, skill development, and recreational
enjoyment of fleet Sailors.
LMRCs are Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR)
components that help personnel achieve their maximum
personal and professional potential. The variety, size,
and content of LMRC collections and services vary
among ships. Normally, resources include commercial
and Navy produced CD-ROM products, software, audio
and video products, and print material to include books
and periodicals. LMRCs provide Sailors with one-stop
shopping for materials and services which:
Promote the productive use and enjoyment of
Support professional development
Figure 1-1. Sample transmittal sheet.
Figure 1-2. Publication shelf with master listing.