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Part of our lives : a people's history of the American public library —Wiegand, Wayne A., 1946-
Book
2015
0 available of 1 items

"Despite dire predictions in the late twentieth century that public libraries would not survive the turn of the millennium, their numbers have only increased. Two of three Americans frequent a public library at least onc...

Progressive librarianship : perspectives from Kenya and Britain, 1979-2010 —Durrani, Shiraz, author.
Book
2014
1 available of 1 items

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 ...

Reference librarianship and justice
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

"Explores the praxis, history and practice of reference librarianship in the context of social justice"-- Provided by publisher.

The library book —Orlean, Susan, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2018
2 available of 5 items

Orlean re-opens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history and delivers a love letter to the institution of libraries themselves.

The library book —Orlean, Susan, author.
Book
2018
15 available of 40 items

The author reopens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history. This book chronicles the Los Angeles Public Library (LAPL) fire, and its aftermath, to showcase the crucial role that lib...

The artist's library : a field guide —Damon-Moore, Laura C.
Book
2014
2 available of 2 items

Creativity, like information, is free to everyone who steps into a library. The Artist's Library offers the idea that an artist is any person who uses creative tools to make new things, and the guidance and resources to ...

Creating makers : how to start a learning revolution at your library —Egbert, Megan, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"This book shows you how, even with a tight budget and limited space, you can foster "maker mentality" in your library and help patrons reap the learning benefits of making--with or without a makerspace"-- Provided by pu...

Gamification : a practical guide for librarians —McMunn-Tetangco, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2017
1 available of 1 items

"Games can seemingly do the impossible: reach patrons and drive traffic to projects and services. But how can libraries use gamification and game elements to improve instruction and outreach and encourage the use of part...

Game it up! : using gamification to incentivize your library —Folmar, David, 1969- author.
Book
2015
1 available of 1 items

Folmer explains what gamification is, and how to add game concepts and theories to library processes. He shows the ins and outs of setting up a gamification program in your library, from planning and implementing to buil...

The library book —Orlean, Susan, author.
Book Club
2018
2 available of 2 items

Orlean re-opens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history and delivers a love letter to the institution of libraries themselves.

The Artist's Library : A Field Guide —Damon-Moore, Laura C.
EBook
2014

"This quirky and imaginative book celebrates individuals' potential for creativity and libraries as vital and vibrant community resources." - Kirkus Reviews Information is free to everyone who steps into a library. So is...

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