Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Osher Online – Made in America: The History, Mission, and Vision of the Public Library


Price: $100  OLLI Members Only  

Dates & Time: Wednesdays, Jan 10, 17, 24, 31 & Feb 7, & 14   4:00-5:30

Class Type: Online

Instructor:   Caroline Nappo

This product can only be purchased by members.

Course Description

This course will explore the history of the modern public library from the early nineteenth century through the present. Students will gain an enhanced appreciation for the role of the public library in a democratic society, as well as how the public library is a uniquely American invention.


Additional information

Course Term


Day of the Week



Caroline Nappo

Event Type

Course, Osher Online

Event Details

Date: 2024-01-10

Start time: 04:00 PST

End time: 05:30 PST

Venue: Online


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