Parker, Jo and Strachan, Brenda (2011) A marriage of convenience: the Hervey Bay University/Public Library, Queensland. In: 2nd International Conference on Joint Use Libraries: Connection and Convergence, 3-4 Nov 2011, Adelaide, South Australia.
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This joint use library formed in 1997 to become the only public - university library partnership in Australia. As numbers of users increased dramatically for both institutions, the demands of growth impacted on the relationship. Without a united strategic direction, or management structure, the needs of both libraries have diverged and the relationship is to be dissolved.
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|Uncontrolled Keywords:||joint use library; university libraries; public libraries|
|Depositing User:||Ms Brenda Strachan|
|Date Deposited:||07 Jun 2012 00:16|
|Last Modified:||13 Aug 2013 00:40|
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