chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up home circle comment double-caret-left double-caret-right like like2 twitter epale-arrow-up text-bubble cloud stop caret-down caret-up caret-left caret-right file-text

EPALE - Plateforme électronique pour l'éducation et la formation des adultes en Europe

Ressource

Evidence review of the economic contribution of libraries

Langue: EN

Posté par Jodie Crossley

The publication of this evidence review marks an important first step in our understanding of the contribution public libraries can make at an economic level, whilst also assessing the scale of contribution a library can make to individuals and communities via the social and educational benefits they provide. In a climate where local authorities face significant financial challenges, and libraries have historically been a ‘soft target’, understanding the economic contribution of libraries is particularly important to the library sector. It is a question of some complexity and this report summarises both the available evidence available on the subject, and the ways in which others have approached the question, including the advantages and potential pitfalls of the different methodologies.

Auteur(s) de la ressource: 
Arts Council England
Date de publication:
Lundi, 2 Juin, 2014
Langue du document
Type de ressource: 
Études et rapports
Pays:
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Epale SoundCloud Share on LinkedIn