2 edition of American librarianship from a European angle. found in the catalog.
American librarianship from a European angle.
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American librarianship from a European angle. Hamden, Conn., Shoe String Press, [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Munthe, Wilhelm, American librarianship from a European angle.
Hamden, Conn., Shoe String Press, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Wilhelm Munthe. Get this from a library. American librarianship from a European angle: an attempt at an evaluation of policies and activities.
[Wilhelm Munthe; American Library Association.]. The fundamental point of this book is to examine librarianship through a single framework.
In this case the framework is outlined at the very beginning. "The MISSION of LIBRARIANS is to IMPROVE SOCIETY through FACILITATING KNOWLEDGE CREATION in their COMMUNITIES". Each of the capitalized words serves as a theme or thread to launch into a deeper Cited by: The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States.
Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the.
— Library Journal "The stated goal of this book is to be a guide to help librarians throughout their careers 'particularly in better understanding higher education institutions and how academic libraries support those institutions.' (p.
xiv) The book achieves that goal with its wide range of topics, a clear writing style, and numerous. The history of libraries began with the first efforts to organize collections of of interest include accessibility of the collection, acquisition of materials, arrangement and finding tools, the book trade, the influence of the physical properties of the different writing materials, language distribution, role in education, rates of literacy, budgets, staffing, libraries for.
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But African Americans within the library profession have certainly had a long history, with one of the first librarians of color, Edward C.
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In the 19th century, librarianship began to emerge as a true profession. Male librarians (called "bookmen") were found in sophisticated academic institutions around the middle of the 19th century. Like the librarians of Alexandria, these librarians were primarily scholars, not custodians of the library in which they that time there was no formal training for librarians.
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