Serving new immigrant communities in the library / Sondra Cuban ; foreword by Kathleen de la Peña McCook.

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Main Author: Cuban, Sondra.
Format: eBook
Published: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2007.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : serving new immigrant communities
  • Knowing and planning for new immigrants' needs
  • How to assess community needs and assets
  • Gathering resources for serving new immigrant communities
  • Communicating competently with new immigrant communities
  • Changing library policies to meet new immigrant needs
  • Accommodating new immigrants with library services
  • Building multicultural collections for new immigrant communities
  • Connecting new immigrants to learning opportunities
  • Final thoughts : a dynamic future for work with immigrants.