Monthly Archive for January, 2016

Two new Australian reports

Two new Australian public library reports were released by the State Library of New South Wales (NSW) late last year. NSW is Australia’s most populous state whose capital is Sydney. Building on the bookends scenarios explores how the future of NSW public libraries might unfold over the next twenty year, […]

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Report on the State of Libraries in Germany – English version released

  From Guido Jansen, Head, International Cooperation with the German Library Association comes news of the release of an English translation of the latest edition of the German Library Association’s Report on the State of Libraries. This concise yet authoritative publication assesses the status quo and lists the German Library […]

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Evaluating Public Libraries

        The main theme of the 10th Croatian Conference on public libraries, held in September/October 2015, was Evaluation of public library activities. Sessions differed, from those focusing on the measuring of public library performance and libraries’ impact on the community to the development of a standard quality […]

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