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Aspects of public library management

Aspects of public library management

the application of new management processes to the public library service : the report of the Library Advisory Council for England.

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGreat Britain. Department of Education and Science., Library Advisory Council for England.
The Physical Object
Pagination22p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22339054M
ISBN 10011270266X

public library, ignoring research libraries etc. FIGURE 1: Library and its basic functions (made by author). A library consists of four basic areas: collection, space, devices and staff. A collection can consist of print materials like books, periodicals and music as well as electronic materials like e-books and article databases. 94% of Pew respondents say “having a public library improves the quality of life in a community.” 81% say public libraries provide services hard to find elsewhere. The Occupational Outlook Handbook predicts a 2% growth in public library jobs between

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