James Logan was apparently an already established figure when Ben Franklin and his young chums started in the library business. Logan had a large private library which he had been collecting for about fifty years. He decided to make this into a “public” library and erected the building pictured below in 1745. The editors of the Report state that the Loganian is the first building in the country used exclusively as a library.
Distance learning continues to evolve. Within the library and information studies community, many combination’s of alternatives to the traditional on-campus program have developed.
Recently, I have read in some of the major library journals about how concerned library professionals are because there aren
According to a recent study of Library Science, a common notion of the librarians about their own profession is revealed; which indicates lower self-esteem towards their profession. Most of the librarians believe that, they are not respected as a professional group. It also exposed the curriculum designed to educate new library science students on the history of libraries and librarianship, their connection to society, intellectual freedom, and the future of information dissemination.
Henry Wessells reviewed this book for The Washington Post.
ROLE OF LIBRARIES IN ERADICATING ILLITERACY IN BANGLADESH, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE SITUATION IN THE SAARC COUNTRIES
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