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Paper: Astronomy for Everyone! — The Library of Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory and the Public: An Example of Integration of Information Resources
Volume: 377, Library and Information Services in Astronomy V: Common Challenges, Uncommon Solutions
Page: 225
Authors: Brunetti, F.; Gasperini, A.; Albanese, L.
Abstract: This talk illustrates how a research library can work in the public communication of science. It describes some experiences at Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory library in the dissemination of astronomical information for the general public. Particular attention is devoted to (1) the integration of information resources to support public outreach to children; and (2) the use of the historical archives for the dissemination of the history of astronomy.
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