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Alternate futures for the public library

Genevieve M. Casey

Alternate futures for the public library

by Genevieve M. Casey

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by School of Library Science, University of Michigan in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public libraries -- Aims and objectives,
  • Library science -- Forecasting,
  • Public libraries -- Censorship,
  • Intellectual freedom

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementGenevieve M. Casey. Intellectual freedom and the librarian / Richard L. Darling.
    SeriesAnnual alumnus-in-residence program - School of Library Science, University of Michigan ; 5th
    ContributionsDarling, Richard L., 1925-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ665 .C337
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 17 p. :
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4856194M
    LC Control Number75621046

    Galesburg Public Library. Think Library First. Keep Calm & Color On. Monday, Febru PM. Share your love of coloring and join us in adult coloring for relaxation. We’ll provide music, hot drinks, coloring pages, and colored pencils. Enter The Big Write for your chance to win a cash prize! Stop by the Reference Desk or call Your middle-school readers will thrill to new futures, fantasy realms, and alternate realities. Readers will look forward to discovering a new world monthly with the .

    The future of the library: From electric media to digital media supercedes the original McLuhan-Logan book project. In this updated version,3 Robert Logan notes that ‘‘the most significant changes to the library, as well as the ground or environment in which it operates, has been the emergence of digital media’’ (p. Which Future for Libraries? Based on a futures workshop of expert librarians and library stakeholders, four futures of the library and librarians are explored: "The Lean, Information Machine," "Co-location for Community Capacity Building," "Knowledge Navigator," and "Dinosaurs of the Digital Knowledge Era.".

      The New York Public Library wants to change that perception. The library’s goal is to “inspire people around the world to see libraries as a place where they can achieve their dreams and invent their own future” and “show off NYPL as a . In print and on-line, science fiction and fantasy is thriving as never before. A multitude of astonishingly creative and gifted writers are boldly exploring the mythic past, the paranormal present, and the promises and perils of myriad alternate worlds and futures. There are almost too many new and.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Casey, Genevieve M., Alternate futures for the public library. [Ann Arbor]: School of Library Science, University of Michigan, [ or ].

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