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Title Bringing the Arts into the Library / edited by Carol Smallwood ; Book Design by Adrianna Sutton
Published Chicago [Illinois] : ALA Editions, 2014
©2014
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Description 1 online resource (246 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Contents The Big Write-In : a collaborative outreach event for writers during National Novel Writing Month / Stacey R. Ewing -- Librarian as teacher : teaching a creative writing class in the school library / Robert Craig Bunch -- Poetry corner : collaboration among us / Sue Samson -- Adult literacy programs and art / Sarah Naumann -- Displaying and promoting visual art at the Nashua Public Library / Carol Luers Eyman -- Utilizing student talent to create appealing library posters / Heather Payne -- Visual arts in the academic library / Jennifer Mayer -- Developing regional heritage music collections / Sandra M. Himel and Lance R. Chance -- Making music collections come alive / Greg MacAyeal -- PLM Players : theater arts at the Patchogue-Medford Library / Jeri Weinkrantz Cohen -- A.R.T. : Art Revolution for Teens / Heather Pippin Zabriskie, Natalie Houston, and Vera Gubnitskaia -- Children in a research library? : creative projects for K-12 students at the Rakow Research Library of the Corning Museum of Glass / Regan Brumagen and Beth Hylen -- Gilpin County Public Library arts programs / Larry Grieco -- The library as canvas : Library Larry's Big Day / Kerol Harrod -- Art works : strengthening downtown with library-arts partnerships / Elizabeth Goldman and Sara Wedell -- Behind the scenes : the legal and contractual aspects of booking exhibits and presenters in a library / Nora Quinlan and Sarah Cisse -- Collaboration as outreach in the 21st century academic library / Allan Cho -- Java City : developing a successful cultural center / Jack G. Montgomery -- Raising money to support the arts in your public library / Florence F. Caddell -- Where to find programming ideas, resources for the arts online / ALA Public Programs Office
Summary Is your library so engaged in keeping current with technology that it has overlooked bringing the arts into the community? Collaboration with community arts organizations can be a key factor in the success of cultural programming in libraries. Learn about noteworthy and successful programs serving diverse communities and populations, to get ideas for your own environment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Libraries and community -- United States -- Case studies.
Libraries -- Cultural programs -- United States -- Case studies.
Library outreach programs -- United States -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Smallwood, Carol, 1939- editor
Sutton, Adrianna, book designer
ISBN 0838911757 (softcover ;) (acid-free paper)
0838994695
0838994717 (e-book)
9780838911754 (softcover ;) (acid-free paper)
9780838994696
9780838994719 (e-book)