ERIC Number: EJ1092767
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
We're Engaged! A Community-University Library Collaboration
Rolloff, Evelyn K.
Metropolitan Universities, v24 n3 p20-35 2013
Since its inception, Metropolitan State University has demonstrated a strong commitment to community partnerships and the integration of community engagement into student learning and scholarship while meeting community-defined needs. This article presents examples of reciprocal partnerships in the context of a shared community-university library facility, which perseveres through the challenges of an impoverished neighborhood and diminishing funding resources.
Descriptors: Partnerships in Education, School Community Programs, Library Facilities, Academic Libraries, Community Information Services, Program Development, Program Descriptions, Models, Community Education, Community Benefits, Service Learning, Shared Resources and Services
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota