I invite you to read the report presenting types of benefits provided to people by libraries entitled Why Poles need libraries?
The study was conducted after the three year experience of the Library Development Program, a joint venture between the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Polish-American Freedom Foundation, implemented in Poland by the Information Society Development Foundation.
The report includes both the quotes and stories gathered during the qualitative part of the research as well as hard data from quantitative research. This makes it possible to show the role and importance of libraries for the people and communities from different perspectives.
Two main conclusions from the study are:
The report got a lot of attention from the Polish media (including nationwide tv & radio, press and the most important web portals), which focused on the ICT-connected benefits for the library users.
Add a Comment