Still struggling for equality : American public library services with minorities / Plummer Alston Jones, Jr.

"Covering American public library services to immigrants from 1876 to 2003, this text serves as a companion volume to Libraries, Immigrants, and the American Experience (1999). It presents a detailed exposition of immigration law, accompanied by an analysis of laws affecting libraries. These le...

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Main Author: Jones, Plummer Alston, Jr., 1948-
Format: Book
Published: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2004.
Table of Contents:
  • Public libraries and Americanization, 1876 through the 1940s
  • Public libraries and the beginning of federal funding in the 1950s
  • Public libraries and civil rights in the 1960s
  • Public libraries and racial and ethnic awareness in the 1970s
  • Public libraries and multiculturalism in the 1980s
  • Public libraries and globalization in the 1990s.