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ERIC Number: EJ567601
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9769
Taking Libraries to the Street: Infoshops & Alternative Reading Rooms.
Dodge, Chris
American Libraries, v29 n5 p62-64 May 1998
Describes various infoshops across the United States: these centers offer alternative materials; are collaboratively run and staffed by volunteers; are typically founded/run by young people; and often serve as venues for concerts, screenings, and political discussions. Suggests libraries might take inspiration from infoshops, and serve coffee, provide a wide variety of programs, abolish fines, and set up community bulletin boards. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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