Welcome to World Libraries: an international, online journal focusing on libraries and socio–economic development.

Latest Issue

Volume 20, Number 2

(ISSN 2155–7896) Published May 2013

Editorial: A Global Community
Christopher Stewart

The Pioneers: H.A.I. Goonetileke (1922–2003)
M.K. Geethani Attanayake

Special Feature: The 2012 McCusker Lecture
Another Turn of the Screw

Sara Paretsky

Library Development in the Georgian Republic: Problems and Progress since the Dissolution of the USSR
Ian M. Johnson

Study of Worldwide Philatelic Libraries
Ujwala Anil Nawlakhe and Mangala Anil Hirwade

Library Trends in Uzbekistan
Claudia V. Weston

Re–Positioning Public Libraries in Nigeria for Social Inclusion Services
Victor Esheruma Igiamoh and Olubunmi Adesola Ogunwemimo

Applying Reason to an Unreasonable World: A Book Review of Public Libraries and Resilient Cities
Bill Crowley

Book Review: Archives and Societal Provenance: Australian Essays
Cecilia Salvatore