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In a Place of Monotony and Despair: A Library!

Celebrating the James Partridge Award: Essays Toward the Development of a More Diverse, Inclusive, and Equitable Field of Library and Information Science

ISBN: 978-1-78635-933-9, eISBN: 978-1-78635-932-2

ISSN: 0065-2830

Publication date: 19 December 2016

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The chapter emphasizes the transformational impacts of libraries on their patrons, particularly in areas and situations of significant need, such as prison libraries.

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Shirley, G. (2016), "In a Place of Monotony and Despair: A Library!", Celebrating the James Partridge Award: Essays Toward the Development of a More Diverse, Inclusive, and Equitable Field of Library and Information Science (Advances in Librarianship, Vol. 42), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 77-88. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0065-283020160000042008

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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