Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Anne Goulding
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317073592
Size: 63.19 MB
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The book provides a unique and thorough guide to the contemporary discourses surrounding issues of identity, social purpose, value and strategy facing the public library service.

Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Ann E. Prentice
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591588542
Size: 43.87 MB
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This book helps readers explore how public librarians have reinvented the ways they bring people and information together to meet 21st-century challenges. * A history of the public library in the United States as context for the study * ...

Reinvention Of The Public Library For The 21st Century

Author: William L. Whitesides
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited Incorporated
ISBN:
Size: 40.40 MB
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This volume on the challenges public libraries may face in the 21st century covers such strategic and technological issues as fund-raising, pursuit of a community-based mission, and the combination of new and old media.

Creating Public Paradise

Author: Marian Koren
Publisher: NBD Biblion Publishers
ISBN: 9789054835707
Size: 57.57 MB
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Result of a conference organised by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and the Netherlands Public Library Association, on the occasion of the Dutch presidency of the Council of Europe on the 18th and 19th of March 2004 in The ...

Creative Management Of Small Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Carol Smallwood
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442243570
Size: 10.39 MB
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While most public libraries do not have the resources to satisfy customer
expectations for instant gratification, ultra-convenience, and state-of-the-art
technologies, the profession has always responded with top-notch customer
service. The authors of the many chapters in Creative Management of Small
Public Libraries in the 21st Century recognize that great public libraries move
beyond customer service to meaningful customer relationships. I believe that this
volume will make an ...

Building Libraries For The 21st Century

Author: T.D. Webb
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 147660360X
Size: 22.80 MB
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Public. Library. Craig. Zapatos. Central Library Administrator May 20, 1995, was
a typical late May day in San Antonio. The weather was sweltering in the nineties,
and hundreds of people were sitting on folding metal chairs as hot as the color of
the new Central Library building they had all come to see. Another three
thousand people lined the street leading to the building and watched the
requisite parade of school children, dignitaries, and media. In spite of the heat,
the energy level ...

Caribbean Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Cheryl Ann Peltier-Davis
Publisher: Information Today, Inc.
ISBN: 9781573873017
Size: 42.11 MB
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Here is an in-depth and wide-ranging look at libraries and librarianship in the Caribbean region today.