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Librarians and public access to government information

Dale E. Casper

Librarians and public access to government information

journal articles, 1982-1988

by Dale E. Casper

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Libraries and state -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Freedom of information -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Government information -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDale E. Casper.
      SeriesPublic administration series--bibliography,, P 2708
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/01551 (Z)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1904322M
      ISBN 10079200258X
      LC Control Number90106787
      OCLC/WorldCa20078984

        The number of e-book users is growing, but not to the extent to have replaced print books. While the percentage of adults who are reading e-books is growing, simultaneously, print book reading is also spend time and access information. I personally saw this trend while working at a local library when I was in college. Arizona State Library, Archives & Records COVID Response – Temporarily suspending all in-person services, while maintaining our statutory responsibilities What our office is doing Our number one goal is to keep the public and our employees safe.

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   The nation's first free public lending library opened in Massachusetts in with a collection of books donated by Benjamin Franklin, and public librarians have .

      Keywords: Information Access, information society, information literacy, public libraries, Internet Access, Freedom of Information. INTRODUCTION A library is a place where individuals access information and ideas. Libraries are not to be regarded just as . Among the innovations of the late 19th cent. were free public access to books (involving elaborate classification schemes) and branch libraries or deposit stations for books in many parts of cities; in the early 20th cent. traveling libraries, or "bookmobiles," began to take books .


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