Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Anne Goulding
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317073592
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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.

Managing Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Pat Woodrum
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780866569453
Size: 68.92 MB
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The answers to these and many other important questions are highlighted in this informative new book. Public librarians, as well as library school faculty and students will find this volume to be fascinating and indispensable.

Public Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Ann E. Prentice
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591588542
Size: 24.49 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
Size: 63.45 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.

Building Libraries For The 21st Century

Author: T.D. Webb
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 147660360X
Size: 31.53 MB
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It can look like a public library, a web site ... or whatever. Librarians need to make
sure that they provide a rich space, where human beings can gather, interact,
and become more than themselves. If librarians can do that, and do it well, they
will be a part of the future. I know a lot of them are doing that right now [quoted in
Chepe- siuk, "Librarians," 51, ellipsis in the original]. Barlow leaves librarians a
lot of room for space-building, so to speak. He encourages us to enlarge our
thinking, ...

Caribbean Libraries In The 21st Century

Author: Cheryl Ann Peltier-Davis
Publisher: Information Today, Inc.
ISBN: 9781573873017
Size: 20.21 MB
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Here is an in-depth and wide-ranging look at libraries and librarianship in the Caribbean region today.

Creating Public Paradise

Author: Marian Koren
Publisher: NBD Biblion Publishers
ISBN: 9789054835707
Size: 74.76 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 ...

Libraries In The Early 21st Century Volume 2

Author: Ravindra N. Sharma
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110292858
Size: 56.27 MB
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This two-volume work represents an excellent contribution to international librarianship and allows comparative studies both at graduate and professional level.