Collaborative Librarianship, Vol 3, No 1 (2011)

Alliances, Partnerships and an Ethiopian Journey: The Story of Mekelle’s Children’s Library

Janet Lee


Janet Lee, Technical Services Librarian and Associate Professor, Regis University, devoted her sabbatical leave to join Yohannes Gebregeorgis, 2008 CNN Hero, in establishing the Segenat Children and Youth Library in Mekelle, Ethiopia. Lee discusses successes and challenges in setting up a library in a developing country.

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