Public Libraries and their National Policies
  • Release Date : 26 March 2012
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Political Science
  • Pages : 188 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781780633107
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Download or read book entitled Public Libraries and their National Policies by author: John Helling which was release on 26 March 2012 and published by Elsevier with total page 188 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Public Libraries and their National Policies is aimed at practicing librarians and scholars with an interest in public libraries. It examines the various models for providing public library services around the world and discusses differences in such areas as funding sources, standards, regulations and use. At a time when public libraries are facing shrinking budgets and increasing pressure to consolidate or otherwise modify their governance structure, this book provides a timely glimpse into international best practices. Written by a practicing public library administrator with a working knowledge of policy applications Little published work exists in book form concerning international public library policies