Community Study for the Public Library in  Golden, British Columbia

by Kirsten Wurmann


Executive Summary


Golden Context

Library Context


Findings: Golden

Findings: Survey

Library Implications



Note: This study, while based on a real community in British Columbia, contains fictional elements.  Portions of this community study (i.e. user and non-user surveys) are fictional.  To emphasize the fictional accounts, the texts will be highlighted and italicized.


Community Study of the Golden Public Library

This paper was a project for LIS 531 (Collection Management). LIS 531 is offered by the School of Library & Information Studies at the University of Alberta.  It was converted to HTML to fulfill the requirements of LIS 600 (Capping Exercise).