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Author Bales, Stephen.

Title Transformative library and information work : profiles in social justice / Stephen Bales, Tina Budzise-Weaver
Published Cambridge : Chandos, 2020

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Description 1 online resource (x, 152 pages)
Series Chandos information professional series
Chandos information professional series.
Summary Intended to be an accessible guide to transformational information work, the book collects approximately thirty brief case studies of information related organizations, initiatives, and/or projects that focus on social justice related activities. Each case is a short narrative account of its particular subject's history, objectives, accomplishments, and challenges faced. It also describes the material realities involved in the subjects' day-to-day operation. Furthermore, cases include pertinent excerpts from interviews conducted with individuals directly involved with the information organization and will conclude with three-to-five bulleted takeaway points for information workers to consider when developing their own praxis
Notes Includes index
Subject Social justice -- Data processing -- Case studies
Information organization -- Case studies
Information science -- Case studies
Information organization
Information science
Library science
Genre/Form Case studies
Case studies.
√Čtudes de cas.
Form Electronic book
Author Budzise-Weaver, Tina
ISBN 9780081030127
0081030126