ERIC Number: ED206281
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Reference Count: 0
A Study of the Bookmobile Service of the Madison Public Library.
Nix, Larry T.
This review and evaluation of bookmobile service in Madison, Wisconsin (1) identifies the major issues and problems which exist in regard to urban bookmobile service in general and those which are specific to Madison; (2) evaluates the current bookmobile service against community needs, library objectives, program purposes, and cost effectiveness; (3) discusses alternative methods for accomplishing the purposes and activities of the bookmobile; (4) makes recommendations for service improvements; (5) identifies areas for further study; and (6) identifies options for future bookmobile service. Data were gathered through interviews, surveys, and site visits. A bibliography lists 12 sources, and appendices include a route map, a statement of goals, sample schedules, and an organizational chart. (FM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Madison Public Library, WI.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison. Div. of Library Services.
Identifiers: Wisconsin (Madison)
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