ERIC Number: EJ676495
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Discipline and the Discipline: Histories of the British Public Library.
Peatling, G. K.
Libraries & Culture, v38 n2 p121-46 Spr 2003
Suggests that historians of British public libraries may be restricted in their ability to pose certain questions about their subject matter because of the structure of the institutions of library history. Discusses problem patrons; critiques of public libraries; and library access and social exclusion. (Contains 95 references.) (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Criticism, Foreign Countries, Problems, Public Libraries, Social Bias, Users (Information)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)