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Public libraries and resilient cities

Author: Michael Dudley
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2013.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dudley
ISBN: 9780838911365 0838911366
OCLC Number: 880988276
Description: 1 vol. (xvi, 175 p.) : ill. ; 28 cm
Contents: Exploring public library contributions to urban resiliency / Dr. Glen Holt --
Finding room for everyone : libraries confront social exclusion / Jennifer Hoyer --
Baltimore's equalizer : lessons in social equity from the Enoch Pratt Free Library / Vanessa N. Francis --
Queens Library's Literacy Zone Welcome Center at Long Island City / Deborah Olley Murphy and Denise Clark --
From outreach to community development : making socially sustainable choices at Winnipeg Public Library / Monique Woroniak --
Summer foods, libraries, and resiliency : creative problem solving and community partnerships in Massachusetts / Melissa S. Rauseo and Julie Biando Edwards --
Public library gardens : playing a role in ecologically sustainable communities / Mary Wilkins Jordan --
Partners for the future : public libraries and local governments creating sustainable communities / Urban Libraries Council --
A "people's palace" : public libraries and placemaking / Maija Berndtson --
In the wake of Hurricane Ike : the Houston Public Library responds with community-based disaster recovery services and the "Children's Zone" / Meller Langford and Roosevelt Weeks with Dr. Rhea Brown Lawson --
Public libraries and the predicament of peak oil and climate change / Matthew Havens and Michael Dudley --
Collaborative community library planning and economic crisis : the case of Harare, Zimbabwe / Innocent Chirisa --
Engaging communities, making a difference : Edmonton Public Library's community-led service philosophy / Pilar Martinez
Responsibility: edited by Michael Dudley.
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