Civic Librarianship

Author: Ronald B. McCabe
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
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Civic Librarianship explores the ideas of this new community movement and shows how they can transform public libraries by offering a renewed sense of purpose and powerful new strategies for development.

Libraries Beyond Their Institutions

Author: Rita Pellen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317954874
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community's best interest.7Others contributing to the civic renewal chorus include
James Fishkin, who has also helped pioneer this framework for citizen
deliberation,8 Daniel Yankelovich and his colleagues at Public Agenda, who
have ... Civic Space/Cyberspace: The American Public Library in the Digital Age;
Kathleen McCook's A Place at the Table: Participating in Community Building;
Ronald McCabe's Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission ofthe Public
Library; and ...

Libraries Democracy

Author: Nancy C. Kranich
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838908082
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developing strategies to build communities through public library service (such
strategies might include promoting community identity, dialogue, collaboration,
and evaluation); • using services and collections to meet social as well as
individual needs; and • strengthening the ... de la Pena McCook. and my book,
Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission of the PublicThe organization
Libraries for the Future has helped sponsor community building projects in public
libraries.

Renewing Professional Librarianship

Author: William A. Crowley
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 9781591585541
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authors might protest, it is likely that contributions such as John E. Buschman's
engagement with the marketplace mentality in his Dismantling the Public Sphere:
Situating and Sustaining Librarianship in the Age of the New Public Philosophy (
2003); Ronald B. McCabe's argument for renewal of the public library's
community instructional mission in his Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social
Mission of the Public Library (200 1 ); and Wayne Wiegand's encouragement of
librarians to ...

The Decline And Fall Of Bbb

Author: Horst Meyer
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5012 Muddiman, Dave: The Public Library in an Age of Inclusion. Edward
Sydney, Harold Jolliffe and the Rise and Fall of Library Extension 1927-1972. In:
Library History. 18.2002. S.1 17-130. 5013 Leclrie, Gloria J. and Jeffrey Hopkins:
The Public Place of Central Libraries. Findings from Toronto and Vancouver. In:
The Library Quarterly. 72.2002. S.326-372. 5014 McCabe, Ronald B.: Civic
Librarianship. Renewing the Social Mission of the Public Library. - Lanham.Md.:
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Library Journal

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Could be useful • Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission of the Public
Library PLA PPPLS, Sun., Jun. 27, 2-4 p.m. A terrific panel — famed sociologist
Amitai Etzioni; Eleanor Jo Rodger, pres., ULC; and Ron McCabe, director
McMillan Memorial Lib., Wisconsin Rapids — on the relevance of "
communitarianism" to public libraries. Can we reinvent or restore the public
library to that central task in its original mission — to inform democratic self-
government and help educate ...

College Research Libraries News

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Examples include: Redmond Kathleen Molz and Phyllis Dain, Civic Space/
Cyberspace: The American Public Library in the Digital AgeiOdmhMgc, MA: MIT
Press, 1999); Kathleen de la Pena McCook, A Place at the Table: Participating in
Community Building (Chicago: American Library Association, 2000); Ronald
McCabe, Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission of the Public Library (
Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2001); Joan Durrance, et.al., "Libraries and Civil
Society," in ...

The Family Centered Library Handbook

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Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
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Bohrer, Clara N. "The Economics of Literacy." Public Libraries 43, no. 4 Quly/
August): 203, 2004. Feinberg, Sandra, and Sari Feldman. Serving Families and
Children Through Partnerships. New York: Neal-Schuman, 1996. Martin, R. S. "
Keynote Address: What Is Our Leading Edge?" Library Administration and
Management 17, no. 2 (Spring): 71-73, 2003. McCabe, R. B. Civic Librarianship:
Renewing the Social Mission of the Public Library. Lanham, MD, and London:
Scarecrow Press ...

The Ethics Of Librarianship

Author: Robert W. Vaagan
Publisher: K G Saur Verlag Gmbh & Co
ISBN: 9783598218316
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"The Ethical Presuppositions Behind The Library Bill of Rights", The Library
Quarterly, Vol. 70, No. 4, October 2000, pp.468-491. 3 Michael Gorman (2000).
Our Enduring Values. Librarianship in the 21" Century, Chicago:American Library
Association; Ronald B. McCabe (2001/ Civic Librarianship. Renewing the Social
Mission of the Public Library. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press 4 Martha
Smith (2001). "Information Ethics", in: F.C.Lynden (2001) Advances in
Librarianship, Vol.

The Handbook Of Information And Computer Ethics

Author: Kenneth E. Himma
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
ISBN: 9780471799597
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Professional Ethics and Librarians. Oryx, Phoenix, AZ. Litwin, R. (2002).
Neutrality, Objectivity, and the political center. Progressive Librarian, 21, 72-74.
Mathiesen, K. (2004). What is information ethics? Computers and Society, 32(8).
available at http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1050305.1050312. McCabe, R. (2001).
Civic Librarianship: Renewing the Social Mission of the Public Library.
Scarecrow Press, Lanham, MD. McClure, C.R., Joe, R. and John, C.B. (2002).
Public Library Internet ...