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Library services to the incarcerated : applying the public library model in correctional facility libraries

Author: Sheila Clark; Erica McCreaigh
Publisher: Westport : Libraries unlimited, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Learn how to provide exemplary library service to individuals in prison or jail, by applying the public library model when working with inmate populations. The authors, a jail librarian and an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [Manuel]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Clark; Erica McCreaigh
ISBN: 9781591582908 1591582903
OCLC Number: 470825814
Description: 1 v. (XIV-246 p.) ; 24 cm
Contents: The public library model --
Understanding yourself --
Understanding the patrons --
Understanding the system --
Facilities and equipment --
Collection development --
Circulation and cataloging --
Staffing --
Services and programs --
Budget --
Community collaboration.
Responsibility: by Sheila Clark and Erica MacCreaigh.
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