A Study on Activation Plans for Donations based on the Analysis of Perceptions of Donation Cases at Public Libraries among Staff Members in Charge: With a focus on the book donation project by a professional organization of libraries

공공도서관 기부 사례에 대한 도서관담당자의 인식 분석을 통한 기부활성화 방안 연구 - 도서관 전문단체의 도서기증 사업 사례를 중심으로 -

  • 박현우 (한국도서관협회, 경기대학교 일반대학원)
  • Received : 2018.08.20
  • Accepted : 2018.09.13
  • Published : 2018.09.30


This study set out to analyze donation cases at public libraries, to propose plans to overcome their limitations of deficient operation budgets, and to vitalize donations at libraries. The investigator conducted a survey on the perceptions of donation activities at public libraries with a group of staff members in charge at public libraries that participated in the distribution project of books donated by publishers led by the Korean Library Association. In addition to the outcomes of project participation, the study also examined and analyzed the perceptions of in-house donation activities at public libraries in 2016. Furthermore, it looked into previous studies and cases of library donations home and abroad, identifying limitations and improvement measures of donation activities at public libraries and proposing plans to overcome them.


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