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Lost in information? Refugees' information needs and way-finding practices

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Project Description

Public libraries can offer support and help to newly arrived refugee families helping them overcome information related barriers and ensure that a safe and supportive environment is available for them. They can be the centre for educational and cultural orientation sessions for newly settled refugees as well for their communities that welcome them.

Type of Project Project
Status Project Complete
Funder(s) CILIP Information Literacy Group
Value £5,555.00
Project Dates Sep 1, 2016 - Aug 31, 2017

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