TITLE

THE GIFT OF WORDS: ISSUES IN GIFT AND DONOR RELATIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, Allison; Richey, Nancy
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Kentucky Libraries;Spring2012, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses issues of handling "gifts of words," donated books, and printed material in public libraries. The authors comment on how even if the materials are donated with good intentions, material gifts to libraries present a variety of issues such as damaged pages, mold, and insects. They continue with advice for accepting donations and the need to implement a well-defined donation policy.
ACCESSION #
74536146

 

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