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The Janesville public library : a centennial history, 1884-1984

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Pierce, Janice Kay
The Janesville public library : a centennial history, 1884-1984
1984
iv, 183 p.

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Contents

[Title page] The Janesville Public Library: a centennial history, 1884-1984, p. [i]

[The 1984 JPL centennial committee], p. ii

Acknowledgements, p. iii

[Contents] Table of contents, pp. iv-v

Introduction, pp. 1-3

Chapter 1: antecedents of the Janesville Public Library (1856-1883), pp. 4-25

Chapter 2: implementation of public library services, pp. 26-51

Chapter 3: cooperation with schools and the growth of children's services, pp. 52-80

Chapter 4: community service, pp. 81-110

Chapter 5: extension/outreach services, pp. 111-127

Chapter 6: the role of the JPL in county-wide library service, pp. 128-145

Summary, p. 146

Selected bibliography, pp. 147-153

Appendix A: highlights in the history of the Janesville Public Library, 1882-1984, pp. 154-160

Appendix B: librarians/library directors of the Janesville Public Library, 1882-1984, p. 161

Appendix C: growth of the Janesville Public Library, 1896-1983, p. 162

Appendix D: facilities of the Janesville Public Library 1884-1984, pp. 163-172

Appendix E: members of the board of directors/trustees of the Janesville Public Library, selected years, 1882-1984, pp. 173-178

Appendix F: potential documents and material for use in an historic exhibit of the Janesville Public Library, pp. 179-183


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