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Library services to the disadvantaged

Des Pickering

Library services to the disadvantaged

a report to the nation

by Des Pickering

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Published by Australian Library Promotion Council in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries and people with social disabilities -- Australia.,
    • People with social disabilities -- Services for -- Australia.,
    • Public libraries -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Des Pickering and Helen Modra.
      SeriesReport to the nation series ; no. 4
      ContributionsModra, Helen, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ711.92.S6 P52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p. :
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5231442M
      ISBN 100909739013
      LC Control Number75301542

        As of last year, Little Free Libraries—those birdhouse-looking book-stops that pop up in people’s front yards—were represented in every U.S. state. Little Free Library has now touched down. In it, the Library Board identified seniors and baby boomers as the “new mass audience,” and challenged the Library staff to “think outside the box” in terms of how to differently serve this population. Part of the conversation was to find an innovative ways to bring programs and services together in the Library under a new “umbrella.”.

        There are local, disadvantaged youth who would love to receive a new book of their very own for Christmas! If you’d like to participate and donate a book to Angels’ Wings, please contact Kelly Heider, IUP education librarian, at [email protected]: ()   The library hosts a “T.C. Reads” program, asking students to read at least four of 12 titles for the year and then come to an end of year reading celebration, held at the end of School Library Month. “If they read the books but don’t want to come alone, they can bring a friend,” says Mulch. “Sharing a love of reading peer to peer is.

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