ERIC Number: EJ629863
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Preschool Education through Public Libraries.
Herb, Steven; Willoughby-Herb, Sarah
School Library Media Research, v4 2001
Examines public library services to young children and their families and the possible effects of those services on preschool learning. Topics include library-community partnerships to promote literacy; readiness to learn; and children at risk for difficulties in acquiring literacy, including socioeconomic factors and ethnic and language minorities. (Contains 77 references.) (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: At Risk Persons, Childrens Libraries, Learning Processes, Learning Readiness, Library Services, Literacy, Minority Group Children, Preschool Education, Public Libraries, Socioeconomic Influences, Young Children
Available electronically: http://www.ala.org/aasl/SLMR.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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