Browse Library Trends 55 (3) Winter 2007: Libraries in Times of War, Revolution, and Social Change by Title

  • Al-Tikriti, Nabil (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    On March 20, 2003, military forces of the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia invaded Iraq. In the course of this invasion and subsequent occupation, Iraq’s cultural infrastructure suffered a great deal of ...

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  • Situ, Ping (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    The Tianyige (TYG) Library is the most ancient private library still in existence in China. It is also the oldest private library in Asia and one of the three earliest private libraries in the world. It was built between ...

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  • Malone, Cheryl Knott (Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2007)
    Houston Public Library operated as a racially segregated system until 1953, when it quietly changed its policy to one of token integration. Occurring some seven years before the Houston Independent School District began ...

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