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Developing community-led public libraries : evidence from the UK and Canada / John Pateman, Thunder Bay Public Library, Canada, Ken Williment, Halifax Public Libraries, Canada.

Pateman, John, 1956- (Author). Williment, Ken. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781409442066 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1409442063 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: x, 243 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK : Ashgate Publishing Limited ; [2013]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-234) and index.
Contents: Introduction -- Consultation -- Needs assessment and research -- Library image and identity -- Outreach, community development and partnerships -- Information and communication technologies and social exclusion -- Materials provision -- Staffing, recruitment, training and education -- Mainstreaming and resourcing for social exclusion -- Standards and monitoring of services -- The community-led library service : a blue print for change -- A road map towards the community led library service.
Subject: Libraries and community > Great Britain.
Libraries and community > Canada.
Libraries and society > Great Britain.
Libraries and society > Canada.
Public libraries > Great Britain > Administration.
Public libraries > Canada > Administration.
Public services (Libraries) > Great Britain.
Public services (Libraries) > Canada.

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