A better half quantity to Immigrants and the yankee Experience (1999), this booklet covers American public library companies to immigrants from 1876 to 2003. As such it presents a very good textual content on public library companies to different teams and multiculturalism in public libraries. It offers a close exposition of immigration legislations, observed by means of an research of legislation affecting libraries. those legislative actions are positioned within the context of library perform and the library occupation, treating absolutely advancements inside of ALA and the govt. corporations tasked with the investment and oversight of libraries.
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