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The Southern Libraries

By |2021-10-14T10:03:51+02:00October 14th, 2021|Library Information, Public Libraries|

Libraries can take many forms, and serve different functions, based on the needs and resources of their local communities. Recurring guest writer, Edgardo Civallero, shares the nature and history of libraries, specifically in South America. Registration for VALA 2022 is open October 1st, 2021. Click the link below to learn about [...]

Aquatic Routes Of Knowledge

By |2021-09-23T09:06:09+02:00September 23rd, 2021|Library Information, Public Libraries|

Libraries bring knowledge to their communities. However, sometimes this cannot be done on land. That's when librarians, and libraries, get on a boat in order to bring books, entertainment and knowledge to these people. Recurring guest writer, Edgardo Civallero, shares some Latin American initiatives, past and current, that aim to bring libraries to their [...]

Sheltering Voices – Importance Of Audio Libraries

By |2021-08-26T09:46:24+02:00August 26th, 2021|Library Information, Public Libraries|

Recording history, and preserving ancient knowledge is something libraries have been doing for centuries. However, this isn't limited to written resources only, as some meaning will inevitably be lost when written down. Recurring guest writer, Edgardo Civallero, shares different initiatives from across Latin America that are aimed at preserving the indigenous languages of the [...]

Languages To Weave Memories

By |2021-05-05T09:04:08+02:00May 6th, 2021|Library Information, Public Libraries|

This week’s Princh Library Blog post was written by recurring guest writer Edgardo Civallero. This post explores the importance of codes, specially that of language. Edgardo discusses how there are efforts to preserve and educate on endangered languages. Languages weaves memories The intangible heritage of a society, that collective memory [...]

Original Voices of Central Chaco

By |2021-02-23T16:09:09+01:00January 28th, 2021|Library Information, Public Libraries|

This week’s Princh Library Blog post was written by recurring guest writer Edgardo Civallero. The post explores the methods through which different organisations are keeping the language of the indigenous people of Central Chaco alive. Central Chaco The phyto-geographic and cultural region known as Chaco or Gran Chaco (from the [...]

The People’s Libraries

By |2021-02-23T16:15:20+01:00October 22nd, 2020|Library Information, People's Library, popular library, Public Libraries|

This week's Princh Library Blog post was written by recurring guest writer Edgardo Civallero. The post elaborates on the nature of the people's libraries, also known as popular libraries, in Latin America, and the different initiatives these libraries are taking for their communities. Popular Libraries In Latin America, a "popular" [...]

Libraries For Indigenous Communities

By |2020-09-23T12:51:11+02:00September 17th, 2020|Library Information, Public Libraries|

This week's Princh Library Blog post was written by reoccuring guest writer Edgardo Civallero. The post elaborates on how libraries can help their local indigenous communities preserve and share their culture. Indigenous Communities Latin America is home to numerous societies with very diverse origins and traits. Human groups that have [...]

Libraries In Movement

By |2020-08-26T14:25:41+02:00August 27th, 2020|Attract Users, Public Libraries|

One of the professional paths that pique the interest of the most curious minds in the Library & Information Sciences ``universe`` is that of mobile libraries. These nomadic, wandering, itinerant units —with as many shapes and appearances as potential names— are devoted to taking books from the safe comfort of their shelves and moving [...]

Those Who Manage The Sounds

By |2020-08-06T14:10:14+02:00August 6th, 2020|Attract Users, Public Libraries|

The Princh Library blog provides library stories and insights from around the globe. The blog is brought to you by Princh, the only printing solution designed specifically for – and with – libraries! Our user-friendly printing solution makes it easy for library users to print and pay from their own device. Try out our [...]

Galapagos’ Travelling Libraries

By |2020-05-20T12:44:25+02:00May 20th, 2020|Attract Users, Public Libraries|

The Princh Library blog provides library stories and insights from around the globe. The blog is brought to you by Princh, the only printing solution designed specifically for – and with – libraries! Our user-friendly printing solution makes it easy for library users to print and pay from their own device. Try out our [...]