Transformative Library and Information Work
  • Release Date : 13 March 2020
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 162 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780081030127
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Download or read book entitled Transformative Library and Information Work by author: Stephen Bales which was release on 13 March 2020 and published by Chandos Publishing with total page 162 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Intended to be an accessible guide to transformational information work, the book collects approximately thirty brief case studies of information related organizations, initiatives, and/or projects that focus on social justice related activities. Each case is a short narrative account of its particular subject’s history, objectives, accomplishments, and challenges faced. It also describes the material realities involved in the subjects’ day-to-day operation. Furthermore, cases include pertinent excerpts from interviews conducted with individuals directly involved with the information organization and will conclude with three-to-five bulleted takeaway points for information workers to consider when developing their own praxis Present useful guidance on transformative library and information science Gathers real-world case studies of library and information practice relating to social justice Gives takeaway points for readers to quickly apply in their own situation Provides inspiration for the development of progressive library and information practice Considers radical library and information science at a high level, offering recommendations for the future

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