The Library as Safe Space

The Future of Library Space

ISBN: 978-1-78635-270-5, eISBN: 978-1-78635-269-9

ISSN: 0732-0671

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Abstract

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This chapter offers a critique of libraries as safe spaces, which will challenge popular opinions of libraries, and compel the profession to improve.

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Wexelbaum, R. (2016), "The Library as Safe Space", The Future of Library Space (Advances in Library Administration and Organization, Vol. 36), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 37-78. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0732-067120160000036002

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