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Pride and glory: Aberdeen Public Library during the Second World War.

Nolan, Marie E.; Reid, Peter H.

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Marie E. Nolan



Abstract

Between 1939 and 1945 Britains public libraries often struggled to balance wartime shortages in materials and staff with an increased readership, while also being expected to actively contribute services and skills to the war effort. Government documents, committee minutes, reports, news stories and interviews have been employed in an attempt to build a picture of one particular librarys experiences during this period.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date Dec 31, 2005
Journal Library history
Publisher Taylor & Francis
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 21
Issue 1
Pages 9-27
Institution Citation NOLAN, M.E. and REID, P.H. 2005. Pride and glory: Aberdeen Public Library during the Second World War. Library history [online], 21(1), pages 9-27. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1179/002423005x19121
DOI https://doi.org/10.1179/002423005x19121
Keywords Aberdeen; Public libraries; Second World War

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