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11 edition of Caribbean libraries in the 21st century found in the catalog.

Caribbean libraries in the 21st century

changes, challenges, and choices

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Published by Information Today in Medford, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries -- Caribbean Area,
  • Libraries -- West Indies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Cheryl Peltier-Davis and Shamin Renwick.
    ContributionsPeltier-Davis, Cheryl Ann., Renwick, Shamin, 1961-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ753.A1 C37 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 387 p. :
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15989886M
    ISBN 101573873012
    ISBN 109781573873017
    LC Control Number2007009440
    OCLC/WorldCa85830759

    This report contributes to the debate about the quality of education and returns to education investment in Latin America and the Caribbean (LCR). It aims to improve our understanding of the links from investment in education and training to labor market outcomes and to provide a basis for policy choices that will strengthen future outcomes. Common Knowledge Book awards 13 Best Caribbean novels. Book awards: 13 Best Caribbean novels New York Public Library's Books of the Century. Books to Read Before You Die. Nederlandse literaire canon in honderd en enige werken, The Most Iconic Books .

    The 1st Floor will be closed Monday, August 5 to Sunday, August The 1st floor (lowest level) of the John C. Hitt Library will be closed for work related to construction of the 21st Century Library project. 2nd (main), 3rd, 4th and 5th floors will remain open.  : 'The Library was originally founded by Bishop John Cosin in the 17th Century. Palace Green Library served as the University’s main library for .

    If the old library brand was "books," what is the brand in the 21st century? Content can seem largely invisible in today's 21st-century libraries. Especially after first-floor renovations, books and print journals are often hidden away on the unrenovated, musty upper floors of the library building and are unseen when people enter the facility. Just as the sound of the steel pan — fashioned in Trinidad and Tobago and the only musical instrument invented in the 21st century — has proliferated worldwide, so has the voice of Caribbean literature evolved in the last years.


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Editors Cheryl Peltier-Davis and Shamin Renwick set out to document the state of Caribbean libraries in the 21st century by examining the responses of these institutions to the changes, challenges, and choices in an increasingly electronic and virtual information : Hardcover.

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As defined in this ambitious book, the Caribbean subsumes "those countries in the Caribbean archipelago, the mainland countries (including the Guianas), and the states of the United States of America, which border on the Caribbean Sea or Gulf of Mexico" (xvii).

The Library in the 21st Century is very much a text book, but despite the rather heavy use of jargon I found it to be interesting and informative.

Reading it through cover to cover quite quickly I gained a good overview of what seems to be the current issues in librarianship; the impact of digital technologies and competition from the web to /5.

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