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The Resource The fair garden and the swarm of beasts : the library and the young adult, Margaret A. Edwards ; with a foreword by Betty Carter for the Young Adult Library Services Association

The fair garden and the swarm of beasts : the library and the young adult, Margaret A. Edwards ; with a foreword by Betty Carter for the Young Adult Library Services Association

Label
The fair garden and the swarm of beasts : the library and the young adult
Title
The fair garden and the swarm of beasts
Title remainder
the library and the young adult
Statement of responsibility
Margaret A. Edwards ; with a foreword by Betty Carter for the Young Adult Library Services Association
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Edwards's philosophies and practices, as illustrated in The Fair Garden and the Swarm of Beasts, have influenced and inspired generations of librarians since its original publication in 1969, and continue to be a foundation for today's new young adult librarians
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, Margaret A
Dewey number
025.1/97626
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z718.5
LC item number
.E36 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young adults' libraries
  • Teenagers
Label
The fair garden and the swarm of beasts : the library and the young adult, Margaret A. Edwards ; with a foreword by Betty Carter for the Young Adult Library Services Association
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Roots -- Growing season -- Branching out -- Thinning the plants -- Provender for the "Beasts" -- Fighting weeds and insects -- I once did see Joe Wheeler plain -- We have been true to you, Melvil Dewey, after our fashion -- Aoppendices: Tool shed -- Selection policies for books for young adults -- Bibliography for th elibrarian working with teenagers -- Alex Awards: introduction an dlist -- Back to th efurture with adult books for teenage reader, by Richard F. Abrahamson -- Margaret A. Edwards (MAE) award: Introduction an dlist -- Notes and references -- Index
Control code
ocm50590786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 206 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780838935330
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033276
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330
Label
The fair garden and the swarm of beasts : the library and the young adult, Margaret A. Edwards ; with a foreword by Betty Carter for the Young Adult Library Services Association
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Roots -- Growing season -- Branching out -- Thinning the plants -- Provender for the "Beasts" -- Fighting weeds and insects -- I once did see Joe Wheeler plain -- We have been true to you, Melvil Dewey, after our fashion -- Aoppendices: Tool shed -- Selection policies for books for young adults -- Bibliography for th elibrarian working with teenagers -- Alex Awards: introduction an dlist -- Back to th efurture with adult books for teenage reader, by Richard F. Abrahamson -- Margaret A. Edwards (MAE) award: Introduction an dlist -- Notes and references -- Index
Control code
ocm50590786
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 206 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780838935330
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033276
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330
  • (Sirsi) i9780838935330

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