Vol 38, No 117 (2014)

Special issue: public libraries

Table of Contents


Editorial PDF
John Crawford 1-4

Refereed Research Articles

"You don’t come to the library to look at porn and stuff like that": Filtering software in public libraries PDF
Louise Cooke, Rachel Spacey, Claire Creaser, Adrienne Muir 5-19
Public libraries in the "age of austerity": income generation and public library ethos PDF SUPPLEMENTARY FILE
Hartwig Pautz, Alan Poulter 20-36
"The love in the room": Evaluating the National Year of Reading in an Australian public library PDF
Sue Reynolds, Bernadette Welch 37-53
Using social media to create a participatory library service: an Australian study PDF
Kathleen Smeaton, Kate Davis 54-76


Spreading the word: how public libraries are helping to extend digital inclusion PDF
Lindsay McKrell 77-84
The Ever-Changing World of Libraries: Six Years of “Treffpunkt Bibliothek” (“Meeting Point Library”) PDF
Maiken Hagemeister, Guido Jansen 85-88

Book Reviews

TITANGOS, Hui-Lan H. Local communities in the era of social media technologies: a global approach. Oxford: Chandos. 2013. PDF
Leo Appleton 89-90
RANKIN, Carolyn and BROCK, Avril (eds.) Library Services for Children and Young People: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age. London: Facet. 2012. PDF
Louise Ellis-Barrett 91-92
HYDER, Eileen. Reading groups, libraries and social inclusion: experiences of blind and partially sighted people. Farnham: Ashgate. 2013. PDF
Fiona MacLellan 93-95
MCCORMACK, Nancy and COTTER, Catherine. Managing burnout in the workplace: a guide for information professionals. Oxford: Chandos Publishing. 2013. PDF
Sarah Wolfenden 96-97

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