Library Debates: Volunteers in Public Libraries

This blog post is part of a series I have created to discuss debatable issues in public libraries. All of these issues have come from my experience as a librarian and through studying a masters degree in librarianship. Please view the other blog posts in this series here: Paying for Library ServicesPorn in Public LibrariesCensorship … Continue reading Library Debates: Volunteers in Public Libraries

Library Debates: Libraries Becoming Book Stores

This blog post is part of a series I have created to discuss debatable issues in public libraries. All of these issues have come from my experience as a librarian and through studying a masters degree in librarianship. Please view the other blog posts in this series here: Paying for Library ServicesPorn in Public LibrariesCensorship … Continue reading Library Debates: Libraries Becoming Book Stores

Library Debates: Censorship in the Library

This blog post is part of a series I have created to discuss debatable issues in public libraries. All of these issues have come from my experience as a librarian and through studying a masters degree in librarianship. Please view the other blog posts in this series here: Paying for Library ServicesPorn in Public Libraries … Continue reading Library Debates: Censorship in the Library

Library Debates: Paying For Library Services

Libraries are often viewed as pleasant, open spaces for the community. Many people see them as quiet, unoffensive places that might even be considered a bit Grandma-ish. However, through studying my masters degree in librarianship, I have discovered that there are a surprising number of issues that arise when discussing the management of public libraries. … Continue reading Library Debates: Paying For Library Services