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Title Political advocacy for school librarians : leveraging your influence / Ann Dutton Ewbank ; foreword by Kathi Kromer.
Author Ewbank, Ann Dutton, author.
Publication Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, [2019]
Description 1 online resource
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Is school librarianship political? -- ch. 2. What is political advocacy? -- ch. 3. The power of persuasion -- ch. 4. A primer on education governance -- ch. 5. Local political advocacy -- ch. 6. State political advocacy -- ch. 7. Federal political advocacy -- ch. 8. Political school library advocacy : success, failure, and the future.
Summary This book serves as a guide to advocating for effective programs, filling a gap in the practitioner literature regarding the policies that affect school library programs. Drawing on research-based best practices and the author's experience as the chairman of the ALA Legislation Committee and in political advocacy, this book explains the political process with examples and analysis of success and failure to show how librarians can move education policy in a positive direction.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 01, 2019).
Subject School libraries -- Government policy -- United States -- Citizen participation.
School librarians -- Political activity -- United States.
Libraries and community -- United States.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / Archives & Special Libraries.
Libraries and community. (OCoLC)fst00997508
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Ewbank, Ann Dutton, author. Political advocacy for school librarians Santa Barbara : Libraries Unlimited, 2019 9781440863882 (DLC) 2018043997
ISBN 9781440863899 electronic book

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