Perspectives: Global

Vol. 20 No. 2 (2022)

Advocating for school libraries in Italy

September 22, 2022


Dr Luisa Marquardt reflects on the importance of effective school library advocacy and provides an updated presentation of the current situation in Italy. After a brief introduction, the content of the article is arranged around the following four questions:

• What is advocacy?

• Why is advocating for school libraries important?

• What are the main actions taken in the field?

• What are their outcomes?

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