Browse by Subject "Public Libraries"
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The Public Library as an Information Dissemination Center: An Experiment in Information Retrieval Services for the General Public (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)A decade ago, on-line access to large bibliographic data bases was restricted to large governmental organizations that had the financial assets needed to prepare large data bases and to access them in an efficient ...
Radical engagement: public library partnerships with activist organizations for young adult engagement (2015-04-29)The Richmond Public Library in Richmond, Virginia is aggressively pursuing young adult engagement through literacy and skills-based workshops. Librarians at Richmond Public strive to increase participation and program ...
(2013-10-17)With the end of combat operations in Iraq in 2011 and the current scale-back of operations in Afghanistan, our communities will see a large number of veterans returning from duty. There are many problems veterans can face ...
(Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014)The redefining of the scope and function of the public library in the twenty-first century, and reconstruction of the virtual and physical space it occupies, appear to have taken public libraries on a journey to “there ...
(2011-09)Together with 4-H Extension services, the University of Illinois’s Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) has developed partnerships with youth leaders within and outside educational settings across the ...