What the Public Wants

What the Public Wants ONE of the most hoary problems of librarianship is the question of the theory of book selection, with which is interwoven the theory of book service. The protagonists are grouped on halfadozen platforms between the two extremes of a giving the public what they ought to have, and b giving them what they want. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Library Review Emerald Publishing

What the Public Wants

Library Review, Volume 11 (6): 2 – Jun 1, 1948

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Emerald Publishing
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Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0024-2535
DOI
10.1108/eb012120
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Abstract

ONE of the most hoary problems of librarianship is the question of the theory of book selection, with which is interwoven the theory of book service. The protagonists are grouped on halfadozen platforms between the two extremes of a giving the public what they ought to have, and b giving them what they want.

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Library ReviewEmerald Publishing

Published: Jun 1, 1948

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