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Sacred Stacks: The Higher Purpose of Libraries and Librarianship

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Book Description
Librarianship as a calling is a powerful perspective. While it s been a long time since libraries were exclusively the provenance of monks, some of those sacred roots remain, according to librarian and theologian Maxwell. Many librarians sense the deeper meaning and higher purpose in their work, yet rarely have time to contemplate it.

Maxwell s down-to-earth candor combined with scholarly i... More
Book Information
PublisherAmerican Library Association
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages156
ISBN-100838909175
ISBN-13978-0838909171
Publication Date04/01/2006
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About Nancy Kalikow Maxwell (Author) : Nancy Kalikow Maxwell is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Nancy Kalikow Maxwell is Sacred Stacks: The Higher Purpose of Libraries And Librarianship.
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6/25/2007 Heidi Estrin said: Hear an interview about Sacred Stacks with author Nancy Kalikow Maxwell on The Book of Life podcast's April 2007 episode at www.jewishbooks.blogspot.com.
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