The Politics of Libraries and Librarianship

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  • Author : Kerry Smith
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 220 pages
  • ISBN : 1780631391
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The Politics of Libraries and Librarianship

The Politics of Libraries and Librarianship
  • Author : Kerry Smith
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 September 2008
GET THIS BOOK The Politics of Libraries and Librarianship

This book covers aspects of the political environment which surrounds and engages libraries and their librarians. It includes anecdotes on the role of the political sphere in the business of library associations. Provides recent stories and real examples of: The various political contexts under which libraries operate Why it is important to be politically aware How political climates influence decision making for libraries

Progressive Librarianship

Progressive Librarianship
  • Author : Durrani, Shiraz
  • Publisher : Vita Books
  • Release : 25 November 2016
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Public spending is under threat and public libraries are suffering. At a time when libraries can play a critical role in supporting people facing difficult economic and social situations, the dominant conservative model of librarianship has nothing meaningful to say about the role and relevance of libraries. It offers more of the same, but no qualitative change so necessary today. It continues to maintain the myth that there is no alternative to its own policies and practices. There is thus

Public Libraries Public Policies and Political Processes

Public Libraries  Public Policies  and Political Processes
  • Author : Paul T. Jaeger,Ursula Gorham,John Carlo Bertot,Lindsay C. Sarin
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 15 April 2014
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Over the past thirty years, significant shifts in technology, political ideologies, and policy goals have resulted in an environment in which public libraries face the highest expectations to serve community needs against unprecedented political, economic, and policy challenges. Drawing on two decades of original research conducted by the authors, this book provides a data-driven examination of the interrelated impacts of political discourse and public policy processes on public libraries and the ways in which they are able to serve their

Libraries in the Political Scene

Libraries in the Political Scene
  • Author : Marta L. Dosa
  • Publisher : Praeger
  • Release : 03 December 1974
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When things get too hot in Miami, criminal lawyer Yoshi figures she'll be safe if she goes home to Norfolk, Virginia, for a little while. But she finds that the streets there are just as mean - and a sister needs to keep her head to avoid getting popped in a drive-by. When Yoshi witnesses the brutal murder of a snitch by a ruthless drug dealer, she knows she'll be next. Out of time and abandoned by everyone but her

Politics and the American Public Library

Politics and the American Public Library
  • Author : Edwin Beckerman
  • Publisher : Irish Studies
  • Release : 03 December 1996
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Examines the ways in which library administrators can use the political process to achieve their goals and objectives without compromising the deeply held ethical principles of librarianship. This text addresses questions of institutional identity; the political posture of public libraries; the development of strategic and tactical plans; the relationship between the internal power struggle of the library and its external political activity; library involvement in local politics; the use of public pressure to encourage public library support and the possibility

Perspectives Insights Priorities

Perspectives  Insights    Priorities
  • Author : Norman Horrocks
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 09 June 2005
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This collection brings together some of the premier minds of library and information science in North America to reflect on where the field has been, where it is now, and most importantly, where it is going in the new century. The diverse backgrounds and areas of specialization of the contributors creates a panoramic view of the library world, addressing such diverse topics as the library needs of children, library services on Native American reservations, and the status of current professional

The Politics of Promoting Freedom of Information and Expression in International Librarianship

The Politics of Promoting Freedom of Information and Expression in International Librarianship
  • Author : Alex Byrne
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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This study of a decisive period in IFLA's history offers a rare example of an international professional association in transition. In examining a project to promote unrestricted access to information as the reciprocal right of freedom of expression, the research is a case study of the politics of an expanding interpretation of the limits to professionalism.