30: Public Library Scenario in USA
After reading this module, you will be able to:
3. Public Libraries in USA: Early Efforts
4. Acts and Public Libraries in USA
4.1 Federal Depository Library Programme (FDLP)
5. Library Associations and Public Libraries
5.1 American Library Association (ALA)
5.2 Public Library Association (PLA)
- Public Library Service Responses 2007 by June Garcia and Sandra Nelson.
- Strategic Planning for Results by Sandra Nelson
- Demostrating Results : Using Outcome Measurement in Your Library by Rhea Joyce Rubin
- Technology for Results : Developing Service- Based Plans by Diane Mayo, etc
5.3 Urban Libraries Council (ULC)
- Maximizing the Library- Foundation Partnership.
- Libraries Igniting Learning.
- Library Leaders Owning Leadership.
- Library priority :Community-Civic Engangement.
- Five Leadership Roles for Library Trustees.
- Making Cities Stronger : Public library contributions to local economic development.
- Welcome, Stranger :Public libraries build the global village.
- Civic Engangement : Stepping up to the civic engagement challenge.
- The Enganged Library :Chicago stories of community building, etc.