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The Metropolitan library. Edited by Ralph W. Conant and Kathleen Molz.

; Molz, Redmond Kathleen, 1928- editor
Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press [1972] .
ISBN 0262030411, 9780262030410

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George Washington
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Z716.2 .M46 Off-site
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Other Authors Conant, Ralph Wendell, 1926-
Molz, Redmond Kathleen, 1928-
Subjects Bibliothèques et agglomérations urbaines.
Libraries and metropolitan areas.
Description xii, 333 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-327).
Contents Introduction -- The urban public library: A perspective / Kathleen Molz -- The metropolitan library and the educational revolution: Some implications for research / Ralph W. Conant -- The functions of the public library -- Who reads? / Philip H. Ennis -- The dissemination of print / Dan Lacy -- Partnership Federalism and the civilizing function of public libraries / John E. Bebout -- Some alternatives for the public library / Edward C. Banfield -- The public library in perspective / Jesse H. Shera -- The public library in the metropolis -- America is an urban society / John E. Bebout and David Popenoe -- Trends in urban politics and government: The effect on library functions / Robert H. Salisbury -- Trends in urban fiscal policies: The effect on library functions / William F. Hellmuth -- The role and structure of metropolitan libraries / Lowell A. Martin -- Public library service to the urban disadvantaged / Claire K. Lipsman -- The suburban library in the metropolitan community / Lester L/ Stoffel -- The vantage point of an urban planner / Norman Elkin -- Critical issues -- The education of librarians / D.J. Foskett -- The role of technology in the future of libraries / John Tebbel -- Libraries and telecommunications / John W. Bystrom -- The changing capacities of print and varying utilities of libraries / Kathleen Molz.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)329003
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