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ERIC Number: EJ654242
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0024-2519
The Public Place of Central Libraries: Findings from Toronto and Vancouver.
Leckie, Gloria J.; Hopkins, Jeffrey
Library Quarterly, v72 n3 p326-72 Jul 2002
Discussion of the social roles of public libraries focuses on the public use of central libraries in Toronto and Vancouver. Results support the notion that central libraries fulfill ideals of public place, and that private market interests represent a threat to its role as a public place. (Contains 99 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada (Toronto); Canada (Vancouver)
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