TITLE

Bibliotheken und Politik

AUTHOR(S)
Rumpf, Louise
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Bibliotheksdienst;Nov2014, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p955
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In libraries, politics is wrongly regarded as unpopular. This paper shows why politics is a relevant and legitimate field of action for libraries. It gives examples from German libraries and explains within which institutional bounds ( polity) libraries move as acting and receiving parties in politics. The common political goals and interests of libraries ( policies) are represented as well as the peculiarities of library-related political decision-making processes ( politics).
ACCESSION #
99344653

 

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