Library Services to Community Users: Current Practices of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

  • Wanda V. Dole University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Keywords: Metropolitan Universities, Libraries, Community Engagement


This paper describes one of the ways in which the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) makes a difference in neighborhoods, cities, and regions by extending library privileges to community users. It reports the results of a study of the services that CUMU libraries provide to community users.