Reinvention of the public library for the 21st century
Challenges faced by public libraries as they approach the next century are addressed in this collection. Using recent literature and interviews with distinguished library directors, articles cover strategic and technological issues, such as fund-raising, pursuit of a community-based mission, combination of old and new media, application of appropriate technology, and collaboration with other libraries and community agencies.
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A BRIEF HISTORY OF PUBLIC LIBRARIANSHIP
THE POLITICAL ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL
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