The survival and development of UK public libraries under the global financial crisis

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Zhou, Lihong, Huang, Ruhua and Zijlstra, Tim R. 2015. The survival and development of UK public libraries under the global financial crisis. Journal of Library Science in China.
AuthorsZhou, Lihong, Huang, Ruhua and Zijlstra, Tim R.
Abstract

This paper discusses the survival and development of the public libraries in UK under the currentglobal financial crisis,as well as the severe problems of public funding cuts,public library closures,staff loss and significant decrease in service quality.

KeywordsLibraries; Public libraries; Public funding; Professional; Financial crisis
Year2015
JournalJournal of Library Science in China
PublisherChina Knowledge Network Beijing (CKNI)
ISSN10018867
Web address (URL)http://hdl.handle.net/10545/621476
hdl:10545/621476
Publication dates2015
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Deposited15 Mar 2017, 14:29
ContributorsLoughborough University and Wuhan University
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