Welcome, Stranger: Public Libraries and the Global Village


Subject:
Libraries & Archives by Type , Emigration & Immigration , Public , U.S. Programs & Law

Description:
This 2008 report presents findings from 2007 surveys "gathering data on the ways in which urban public libraries are involved with the transition of immigrants into American life. ... [The findings] show that urban public libraries are in the forefront of the effort to make their cities stronger by welcoming and integrating new residents from all over the world." Opens directly into a PDF file. From the Urban Libraries Council (ULC).

Creator:
Ashton, Rick J.; Milam, Danielle Patrick

Publisher:
Urban Libraries Council (ULC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.hypersimulation.com/ulc/ULC_WS.pdf


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