Revitalization Through Collaboration: Purdue Students Work with West Lafayette Public Library

Schenkel, Nick
June 2009
Journal of Community Engagement & Scholarship;Jun2009, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p68
Academic Journal
The article discusses the involvement of four graduate students on community archives collections at the West Lafayette Public Library in Indiana. The work of the students has traced back the contributions of Moffitt's family, whose members were major donors to the library in 1960. It contributes a better understanding on the history of the library in the city and its importance for the entire community. Moreover, it has allowed the development of individual's appreciation for the library, community and the city itself.


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