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Libraries Driving Access to Knowledge

Ed. by Lau, Jesús / Tammaro, Anna Maria / Bothma, Theo J. D.

Series:IFLA Publications 151

DE GRUYTER SAUR

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    Publication Date:
    August 2012
    Copyright year:
    2012
    ISBN
    978-3-11-026312-1
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    Aims and Scope

    This book is a must for librarians with international interest in access to knowledge. It includes a collection of 15 chapters written by authors from all over the world and covers different approaches to the vital role of libraries driving access to knowledge. There are chapters that offer solutions and ideas to enable libraries to become the knowledge engine in society. Other chapters discuss the conceptual part of the subject and related services. The book was compiled as part of the presidential theme of Ellen Tise, IFLA President 2009-2011, with the aim of offering the reader a good portrait of the opportunities and challenges that libraries have in driving access to knowledge.

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    402 pages
    73 Fig.
    DE GRUYTER SAUR
    Language:
    English
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    Collection

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    Jesús Lau, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico; Anna-Maria Tammaro, University of Parma, Parma, Italy and Theo J. D. Bothma, University of Pretoria, Dept. of Information Science, Pretoria, South Africa

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