No More Admirable Building Could be Provided for Such a Purpose

  • Martyn Walker (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


What happened to mechanics’ institutes in Britain following the introduction of state post-school education?
This paper is divided into three parts:
1. Mechanics institutes and education,
2. Mechanics’ institutes and the library movement,
3. Mechanics’ institutes and the community.
Period3 Nov 2016
Event titleReinvention: Thriving in the 21st Century: International Conference of Independent Libraries & Mechanics’ Institutes
Event typeConference
LocationSan Francisco, United States, CaliforniaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational