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The new librarianship field guide / R. David Lankes ; with contributions from Wendy Newman, Sue Kowalski, Beck Tench, and Cheryl Gould ; and guidance from the New Librarianship Collaborative: Kimberly Silk, Wendy Newman, and Lauren Britton.

Lankes, R. David, 1970- author. (Author).
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Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo 020.1 LAN (Text) 30090000718044 Non-Fiction Checked out 03/07/2017

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  • ISBN: 9780262529082
  • ISBN: 0262529084
  • Physical Description: viii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Librarianship: full stop -- They named the building after us -- The mission of librarians -- Knowledge creation -- Facilitation -- Participatory systems -- Improve society -- Librarians -- Pragmatic utopians -- What is a library? -- Saving money and the world -- A platform for knowledge development -- Fitting knowledge in a box -- Academic libraries -- School libraries -- Public libraries -- Engines of advancement -- Coda -- Excursus: From mission to missionary -- Facilitating new librarianship learning -- Observations from the field -- FAQs (frequently argued questions) -- Notes -- Discussion points.
Subject: Library science > Philosophy.
Libraries and community.
Libraries and society.
Librarians > Attitudes.

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