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Resources of New York city libraries, a survey of facilities for advanced study and research

Robert Bingham Downs

Resources of New York city libraries, a survey of facilities for advanced study and research

by Robert Bingham Downs

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Published by American library association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Libraries

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [309]-403

    Statementby Robert B. Downs ... Sponsored by the A. L. A. Board on resources of American libraries
    ContributionsAmerican Library Association. Board on Resources of American Libraries
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 442 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages442
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14630077M
    LC Control Number42023382

    When New York, NY rolled internet-connected tablets to senior citizens living in New York City Housing Authority developments, they partnered with the city’s Department of Aging and. This article explores the geography of public libraries in the United States. The distribution of libraries is examined using maps and spatial statistics to analyze spatial patterns. Methods for de.

      Queens Public Library is one of the largest and busiest public library systems in the United States, dedicated to serving the most ethnically and culturally diverse area in the country. No matter who you are, where you’re from, or where you want to go, we speak your language. Indeed, recent research on student retention confirms the critical importance of “adequate facilities in the library, student center, and academic buildings for students to study, type papers, and make copies of course materials while on campus,” that “are open around times that classes are scheduled, including in the evenings and on.

    CUF also plans to publish, at the end of June, an audit of, and a proposal for, New York’s three library systems. 12 New York Times architecture critic Michael Kimmelman, reflecting on the roles played by New York libraries during recent hurricanes, goes so far as to suggest that the city’s branch libraries, which have “become our de.   Key Takeaways. A multi-year qualitative study of undergraduates at six colleges at the City University of New York focused on how, where, and when students accomplished their academic work and how the presence or absence of access to technology helped and hindered them.; CUNY students have an average commute time of 45–60 minutes each way and typically use public .


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