A school library is a library within a school where students, staff, and often,
parents of a public or ...
The School Library Association believes that the purpose of a school library is: to
provide a flexible space with a wide and inclusive range of resources to ...
The Chelmsford Public Library System accepts, as its basic objective, the
provision of materials and services to the public, as outlined in the American
It is against this backdrop that the purposes of the School of Library and
Information Science (LIS) are considered. Characteristics of this context include
Statement of library purpose. Burnaby Public Library provides access to a rich
array of the world's stories, ideas and information. Our vision is a vibrant ...
Considering these higher purposes of libraries, she outlines the work of librarians
and libraries that:Promote communityUplift societyBestow immortalityPreserve ...
The role and purpose of the public library 1. 1.1. Introduction 1. 1.2. Defining the
public library 1. 1.3. The purposes of the public library 2. 1.4. An agency for ...
Library collections house a wide variety of materials on many different topics and
in ... This is the reason for having a library catalog, and for taking the time to ...
Aug 15, 2006 ... Do public libraries serve any coherent purpose any longer? Is the purpose now
just to get bodies inside them regardless of what the bodies are ...
Frederick J. Friend, Director Scholarly Communication, University College
London. 1. The importance of the mission. The history of human civilisation is a