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3 edition of Public libraries going green found in the catalog.

Public libraries going green

Kathryn Miller

Public libraries going green

by Kathryn Miller

  • 345 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library buildings -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
  • Library buildings -- Energy conservation -- United States,
  • Libraries and community -- United States,
  • Public libraries -- United States,
  • Environmental education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKathryn Miller.
    SeriesALA public library handbook series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ679.85 .M55 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23861366M
    ISBN 109780838910184
    LC Control Number2009040319
    OCLC/WorldCa441167430

      Photo of Todt Hill-Westerleigh branch; credit: Jonathan Blanc / NYPL. New York City’s public libraries on Monday opened 22 branches for limited grab-and-go service as part of . History of the Library New Books and Movies at the Library Tips for Going Green Links to Tips for Going Green Books about Going Green Genealogy Research Special Meeting Janu at pm Endowment Special Meeting.

    What role has the public library played in your life? When I was writing this book, I spent so much time in public libraries. Being enclosed in a space, surrounded by books, afforded me the opportunity to go and read a chapter in a book, and then go back and write. I think for people who want to be great writers, you have to first be great readers.   “We’re going to try to provide as many call-in services as we can—curbside books pick up, call-in to request materials.” For many, the public library serves as a third space/place: a freely accessible community building where you’re welcome to show up as you are, without any expectation of financial/goods exchange. Libraries are seen.

      The New York Public Library is working on a plan to launch grab-and-go services for books and other materials — even as it’s buying more e-books, THE CITY has learned. The dual approach reflects efforts to serve readers’ immediate needs while preparing for a technological transformation hastened by the COVID pandemic, library officials.   Welcome to the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division's Reso urce Guide for Victo r H. Green's The Negro Motorist/Traveler's Green Book.. The Green Book Resource Guide is not an exhaustive list of resources. This guide has been curated to include useful primary and secondary content related to better understanding the .


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Can I return InterLibrary Loan books and Book Club Kits. Yes -- you can return these special library materials at participating libraries during the same hours that the Books on the Go service is available, from 10 a.m.

– 6 p.m., Monday – Friday (from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Monday – Friday at Express Library). Going green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have. Libraries are going green with logos on their Web sites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives.

This is the first book to focus strictly on the library's role in going green. Going green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have. Libraries are going green with logos on their Web sites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives.

Going green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have. Libraries are going green with logos on their Web sites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives.

This is the first book to focus strictly on the librarys role in going green/5. Get this from a library. Public libraries going green. [Kathryn Miller;] -- Going Green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have.

Libraries are going green with logos on their websites, programs for the. Full citation: Urbanska, Wanda. “A Greener Library, A Greener You.” American Librar(4): Gives a good overview of things that libraries are doing to go green, from green.

Libraries by their very nature are "green" in that their resources are shared by the larger community. But libraries can extend the environmental benefit further through both sustainable practices, which reduce the environmental impact of day-to-day operations, and green buildings, which seek to minimize consumption of resources either in their.

The Green Book was a travel guide published between and that listed hotels, restaurants, bars, gas stations, etc. where black travelers would be welcome.

NYPL Labs is in the process of extracting the data from the Green Books themselves and welcomes you. “Libraries are one of the few places that anybody can go to without the expectation of having to buy something,” says Darcy Brixey, a Seattle-based library manager who has worked in public and.

Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA All locations and hours. Espańol:   Going green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have. Libraries are going green with logos on their Web sites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives.

This is the first book to focus strictly on the library’s role in going green, helping you withCited by: 7. As of Monday, August 3, The New York Public Library has expanded grab-and-go service to 30 branch locations as part of our gradual reopening.

We hope to reopen even more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.

Public libraries going green. Miller, Kathryn. Library Association pages $ Paperback ALA public library handbook series. Search the catalog, browse recommendations, place holds and renew titles.

Check out eBooks and use online resources. Find events and. This is the first book to focus strictly on the library’s role in going green, helping you with Collection development, disposal, and recycling issues Green equipment, technology, and facilities Programming ideas and supporting tables and figures Ways to get the community involved in the process Highly practical and bursting with ideas, this Brand: ALA Editions.

Libraries have always been a place to seek knowledge, but now you will take away a lot more than a book or two. The takeaway is a living lesson in how to go green. Go Green Book Donation to Libraries By COUNTY OF UNION.

Aug at PM. Union County Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski presents a donation of 45 books. Going green is now a national issue, and patrons expect their library to respond in the same way many corporations have.

Libraries are going green with logos on their Web sites, programs for the public, and a host of other initiatives. This is the first book to focus strictly on the library's role in going green, helping you with: (1) Collection development, disposal, and recycling issues; (2.

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Books, movies, and music are ready for you to borrow. Next time you're out and about in our community—at the Celebration of Education, Freedom Fest, Trick or Treat Trail, Christmas at Town Park—look for the Green Branch Library table and the friendly Library staff.

We want to say hello and share all that's happening at your public library. Established inEarth Day has helped inspire people all over the world to behave in an eco-conscious way. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day by checking out one of these digital books that will help you introduce a little more green into your life this spring.

All the items on this digital display are available for free online with your NPL library card.All Henderson Libraries' locations are closed until further notice in response to the coronavirus (Covid) outbreak.

Click here for more updates.This website provides resources for libraries as they struggle to meet the challenges in an environment characterized by significant uncertainty and change on a daily basis.

This page links to a blog providing information for transforming the physical space of library in an effort to become more green.