Browse by Subject "Public libraries"

  • Hage, Elizabeth B. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1967)
    Prince George's County Memorial Library has been bitten hard by the automation bug, and it is one bug we are eager to cultivate. We began some two years ago, but I do not want to give the false impression that this paper ...

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  • Burns, Lorin R. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    Machine processing, which is a vital part of our operation, is accomplished efficiently and economically through the use of IBM equipment. The adaptation of these machines to library operations is, of course, not new ...

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  • Henderson, John D. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1963)
    The decision to issue our catalog in book form was made after a study of mechanization indicated that this format could best meet the needs of the field staff and the public served by the County Library system. It was ...

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  • Miller, Marilyn L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    This paper is an attempt to present some issues and concerns that will have to be addressed as continued plans are made for library programs for young people that will serve them effectively in the coming decade. This ...

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  • Tyson, Christy (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1989)
    I do manage to find time to interact with school personnel, usually through monthly lunches, and to visit most of the youth-serving agencies in the city at least once a year. However, I am all too aware that there is ...

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  • Zuckerman, Ronald A. (Graduate School of Library Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1967)
    Fashions in library catalogs change with current academicadministrative climate, technological advances, and the socioeconomic well-being of a society. Book catalogs were supreme in the rarefied quill pen era. The ...

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  • Grundt, Leonard ([Urbana] University of Illinois Graduate School of Library Science; [distributed by the Illini Union Bookstore, Champaign, Ill.,, 1968)

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  • Morrison, Samuel F. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    Ethics is a system of moral principles and of values relating to the Tightness and wrongness of certain actions. When two diametrically opposed obligations conflict with one another, an ethical dilemma occurs. It is ...

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  • Goldhor, Herbert (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1981)

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  • Agosto, Denise E.; Paone, Kimberly L.; Ipock, Gretchen S. (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    This article reports the results of a written survey of ninety-seven female and male adolescents, ages fourteen through seventeen, at two U.S. public libraries. In addition to exploring gender-related variance in the ...

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  • Del Negro, Janice M. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998)
    I would like to present you with a radical notion. These two affinities our affinity for children and our affinity for children's books are our strongest traits, the magic cloak, the seven-league boots, the water of life ...

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  • Domier, Sharon (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    Japanese public libraries failed to make a significant impact with either the state or the people for close to a half century after their introduction in the 1860s. The state was under too much pressure to modernize and ...

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  • Hulce, Jennie Alice. (, 1902)

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  • Jue, Dean K. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996)
    The rate of introduction of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) into public libraries is accelerating. This study investigates the experiences of all types of libraries that have either successfully or unsuccessfully ...

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  • Byam, Milton S. (Graduate School of Library Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1975)
    There is evidence of unionization in the field of public librarianship as early as 1917, according to Library Literature. One attempt occurred in New York and another in Detroit. Given the infancy of public librarianship ...

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  • Davison, Mabel Katherine (, 1904)

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  • Ballard, Thomas H. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1985)

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  • Helregel, Nicole Kathleen (2015-05)
    Abstract: Marketing and outreach services are an increasingly important part of library services. The main objective of this research project was to study library marketing and outreach, both in education and in practice, ...

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  • Doman, David (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994)
    The Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) has long been known for providing access to community information through online databases. PPLD's patrons, both at terminals in the library's facilities and as remote users via ...

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  • Goulding, Mary (Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1991)
    In 1986, the Suburban Library System (SLS) adopted minimum reference standards for their eighty public libraries. Four years later, similar standards are in place for over 100 academic, school and special SLS members. ...

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