Programming for Adults: A Guide for Small- and Medium-Sized Libraries

Programming for Adults: A Guide for Small- and Medium-Sized Libraries

by Raymond Ranier

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810851559
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 10/28/2005
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Raymond Ranier serves as Adult Services Librarian at the Peabody Public Library in Columbia City, Indiana. He is currently the District 3 Vice Chair of the Indiana Library Association.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction Chapter 2 1. Adult Programming and the New Public Library Chapter 3 2. Programming for Patrons: Design, Budgets, and Networking Chapter 4 3. Bringing Speakers to Your Library Chapter 5 4. Educational Programs Chapter 6 5. Cultural Programs Chapter 7 6. Crafty Programs Chapter 8 7. The Ubiquitous Book Group Chapter 9 8. Selling Your Programming Part 10 Appendix A: Works Cited Part 11 Appendix B: Websites Part 12 Appendix C: Some Further Reading Part 13 Appendix D: Policy Statements Part 14 Appendix E: Program Evaluation Forms Part 15 Appendix F: Sample Contracts Part 16 Index Part 17 About the Author

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