Progressive Librarians' Projects
Around the World

- the beginning of a worldwide network -

Globe

Preliminary Statement of Uniting Principles

Declaración Preliminar de los Principios de Coalisión

Argentina

Australia

Austria

Cameroon

Canada

Colombia

Denmark

Germany

Korea

Mexico

Nicaragua

Palestine

Peru

South Africa

Sweden

Switzerland

United Kingdom

USA


Argentina

Lic. Edgardo Civallero
Proyecto Bibliotecas Indígenas y Rurales
(Rural and Indigenous Libraries Project)
Independent researcher and teacher
Anacreonte, 1648 - Bº Los Paraìsos
Córdoba capital - Córdoba - Argentina
E-Mail: edgardo_civallero@yahoo.com.ar


Australia

Jennifer Cram
Manager, Library Services
Education Queensland
P.O.Box 33
Brisbane Albert Street
Queensland
Australia 4002
Phone: 0061/732370975
Fax: 0061/732371108
E-Mail: jcram@qednsl.qld.goc.au
Homepage: http://www.alia.org.au/~jcram


Austria

Arbeitskreis kritischer BibliothekarInnen im Renner-Institut (KRIBIBI)
Coordination:
Heimo Gruber (Koordinator)
Staedtische Buecherei
Erdbergstrasse 5-7
A-1030 Wien
Phone: 00431/711340361 and 00431/5132193
E-Mail: gru-stb@m13.magwien.gv.at
or
International Relations:
Renate Obadalek
Staedtische Buecherei
Rosa Luxemburg-Gasse 4
A-1160 Wien
Phone: 00431/4866144 and 00431/9143837
Fax: 00431/9793015(Nikolaus Hamann)
E-Mail: oba-stb@m13.magwien.gv.at
Homepage: http://www.bvoe.at/kribibi.html

frida
Verein zur Foerderung und Vernetzung Frauenspezifischer Informations- und Dokumentationseinrichtungen
(Network of Austrian Women's Studies Libraries and Archives)

c/o Stiegengasse 9/12
A-1060 Wien
Homepage: http://sus1.xphys.tuwien.ac.at/frida/frida.htm

Literaturhaus
Dokumentationszentrum fuer neuere oesterreichische Literatur

Seidengasse 13
A-1070 Wien
Phone: 0222/52620440
E-Mail: dst@literaturhaus.at
Homepage: http://www.literaturhaus.at


Cameroon

Bambui Public Library
c/o The Bambui Teachers Association
c/o NWUN for Peter Muma
Catholic Mission Bambui
P.O.Box 56 Bamenda
North West Province
Republic of Cameroon


Canada

Bergson, Steven M.
Toronto, Canada
E-Mail: safran-can@yahoo.com
Homepage: http://www.geocities.com/safran-can/bergson.htm


Colombia

Buriticá, José Edilberto New
Barrancabermeja, Colombia
E-Mail: Jose.Buritica@ecopetrol.com.co


Denmark

Tidsskriftcentet.dk: Progressive Online Library
Homepage: http://www.tidsskriftcentret.dk


Germany

Aktion "Buecher aus der DDR fuer Brot fuer die Welt"
(Campaign "Books from the GDR for 'Bread for the World'")

Martin Weskott
Herzberger Str. 23
D-37191 Katlenburg
Phone: 00495552/91130
Fax: 00495552/91132

Alternative Bibliothek Hellersdorf
at the Nachbarschaftshaus (Community Centre)

City-Meile
Tangermünder Str. 90
12627 Berlin
Phone: 004930/99282525
E-Mail: gisela.peter@ab-hellersdorf.de
Homepage: http://www.ab-hellersdorf.de

Anares Nord
P.O.Box 1247
D-31305 Uetze
Phone: 0179/4344411
E-Mail: anares-nord@gmx.de
Homepage: http://www.anares.org/nord/

Arbeitskreis Kritischer BibliothekarInnen (Akribie)
(Working Group of Critical Librarians)

c/o Maria Kuehn-Ludewig
Sonnenplatz 14
D-44137 Dortmund
or
Frauke Mahrt-Thomsen
Torstrasse 221
10115 Berlin
Phone: 004930/28099004 and 00490179/5343505
Fax: 004930/25885415
E-Mail: frauke.mahrt-thomsen@student.hu-berlin.de
Homepage: http://www.akribie.org

Ein Buecherbus fuer Nicaragua e.V.
(A Bookmobile in Nicaragua)

Elisabeth Zilz
Hermesweg 9
D-60316 Frankfurt/M.
Phone/Fax: 004969/492694 E-Mail: bibliobus@bibliobus.edu.ni
Homepage: http://www.bibliobus.edu.ni

Buchfernleihe fuer Gefangene
(Inter-Library Loan for Prisoners)

Schweizer Allee 25
D-44287 Dortmund
Phone: 0049231/448111


Korea

Institute of Library and Culture Movement Korea
Pongchen6-Dong, 1685-32 3rd Floor, Kwanak-Gu
Seoul, 151-849
Republic of Korea
E-mail: staff@libmove.or.kr
Homepage: http://www.libmove.or.kr (in Korean)


Mexico

Círculo Mexicano de Estudios en Bibliotecología Política y Social
Mexican Circle of Studies on Political and Social Librarianship

Malvaviscos #505, Col. Villa de las Flores
Coacalco, Edo. de Mexico
Mexico
Organization E-mail: mailto:progresistasmx@yahoo.com.mx
Administrator E-mail: lubjana@yahoo.com (Lorena Torres)
Discussion list mainly in Spanish: Biblio-Progresistas
Discussion list subscription: biblio-progresistas-subscribe@yahoogroups.com (no subject, no text)

Homepage: http://www.cebi.org.mx/


Nicaragua

Biblioteca alemana nicaraguense
Del Hospital Militar 1/2 c. al lago
Managua
Nicaragua
Phone/Fax: 00505/2682496
E-Mail: bibliobus@bibliobus.edu.ni
Homepage: http://www.bibliobus.edu.ni


Palestine

Library on Wheels for Non-Violence and Peace (LOWNP)
Director: Nafez Assaily
P.O.Box 20961
Jerusalem 91202, Via Israel
Phone: 00972/25835146
Fax: 00972/25835127
Mobil Phone: 050/998004
E-Mail: lownp@palnet.com
Homepage: http://www.birzeit.edu/ednet/coordina/proliowh.html


Peru

Gabriela Hidalgo
Coordinadora del Centro de Informacion Salaverry
Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas
Av. Salaverry 2255 - Lima 27
Peru
Phone: 0051/1265-6060 Extension 230
Fax: 00 51/1470-7017
E-Mail: ghidalgo@upc.edu.pe
Homepage: http://www.upc.edu.pe/


South Africa

Library and Information Workers Organisation of South Africa (LIWO)
Communications/Media: Christopher Merrett and Rosemary Kuehn
University Library, University of Natal
Private Bag XO1
Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg 3209
Phone: 0331/2605053
E-Mail: merrett@library.unp.ac.za


Sweden

Bibliotek i Samhaelle (BIS)
(Libraries in Society)

c/o Lennart Wettmark
Rosenbadsgatan 9
S-652-26 Karlstad
Phone/Fax: 094654 101813 or
Fax: 094654 213787
E-Mail: sve.we@xpress.se
Homepage: http://www.foreningenbis.org

Librarians Against Nuclear Arms
c/o Ulla Brohed
Malmoe City Library
S-21143 Malmoe
Fax: 00945/406608596


Switzerland

Schweizer Diplombibliothekare/innen/Bibliothecaires Diplome(s)s
P. O. Box 638
CH-4003 Basel
Phone: 061/264111, 061/2673088, 061/2673080
Fax: 061/2641190, 061/2673103
E-Mail: ritter@ubaclu.unibas.ch and rohnerj@ubaclu.unibas.ch
Homepage: http://www.sdb-bds.ch/


United Kingdom

1in12 Club Library Collective
Library Collective
1in12 Club
21-23 Albion Street
Bradford
West Yorks BD1 2LY
E-Mail: library@1in12.com

The Commonweal Collection
c/o J. B. Priestley Library
Bradford University
West Yorkshire BD7 1DP
England
Phone: 0044/1274383404
Fax: 0044/1274383398
E-Mail: commonweal@bradford.ac.uk
Homepage: http://www.brad.ac.uk/library/services/comwcol.htm

Information for Social Change
Contact:
John Pateman
11 Windsor Close
Sleaford
Lincoln
NG34 7NL
phone: + 44 (0)7961 022428
E-Mail: johnpateman9@hotmail.com
Homepage: http://libr.org/ISC

LINK
Gillian Harris
64, Ennersdale Road
London SE13
E-Mail: 101450.2167@compuserve.com

Peace Translation Project
War Resisters' International
5 Caledonian Road
London N1-9DX
England
Phone: 0044/207 278 4040
Fax: 0044/207 278 0444
E-Mail: warresisters@gn.apc.org

Kate Sharpley Library
Libertarian Archive and Documentation Centre
BM Hurricane
London WCIN 3XX
E-Mail: kar98@dial.pipex.com
Homepage: http://flag.blackened.net/ksl/Sharpley.htm

Working Class Movement Library
51 Crescent
Salford, M5 4WX
E-Mail: mailto:enquiries@wcml.org.uk
Homepage: http://www.wcml.org.uk


United States of America

Alternative Press Center Library
Staff:
Chuck D'Adamo, Glenn Simpson, Les Wade
Board:
Peggy D'Adamo (MLS) - Johns Hopkins University
Elaine Harger (MLS) - Progressive Librarians Guild
Marie Jones (MLS) - East Tennessee State University
Mark Rosenzweig (MLS) - Reference Center for Marxist Studies
Address:
P.O.Box 33109
1443 Gorsuch Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 001/4102432471
Fax: 001/4102355325
E-Mail: altpress@igc.org
Homepage: http://www.altpress.org

Anarchist Librarians Web
Chuck Munson
P. O. Box 179
College Park, MD 20741-0179
Phone: 001/3012200938
E-Mail: chuck@mutualaid.org
E-Mail-List: Librarians
Send mail to majordomo@tao.ca
with no subject and the message:
subscribe librarians your email address
Homepage: http://www.infoshop.org/librarians.html

BookZen Free Book Information Library
113 Cambridge Road
Madison, Wisconsin 53704-5909
Phone: 001/6082460759
Fax: 001/6082460756
E-Mail: jgrant@bookzen.com
Homepage: http://www.bookzen.com

Civic Media Center and Library, Inc.
Sheila Bishop and Rob Augman, co-coordinators
1021 West University Avenue
Gainesville, Florida 32601
Phone: 001/3523730010
E-Mail: coordinator@civicmediacenter.org
Homepage: http://www.civicmediacenter.org

Counterpoise: an alternative review journal for librarians, scholars and activists
A project of the Civic Media Center and Library, Inc.
1716 SW Williston Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: 001/3523352200
E-Mail: willett@liblib.com
Homepage: http://www.civicmediacenter.org/counterpoise

CRISES Press, Inc.
Charles Willett, President and Publisher
1716 SW Williston Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: 001/3523352200
E-Mail: willett@liblib.com
Homepage: http://www.LibLib.com/

Holt Labor Library
Director: Shannon Sheppard
50 Fell St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 001/4152411370
Fax: 001/4154311316
E-Mail: holtlabor@igc.org
  Homepage: http://www.holtlaborlibrary.org/

Librarian.net
Jessamyn West
PO Box 14
West Topsham, VT 05086
Email: jessamyn@librarian.net
Web site: http://librarian.net

Library Juice
Rory Litwin, Editor and Publisher
1821 "O" St. Apt. 9
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 001/9164467442
E-Mail: Juice@libr.org
Web Page: http://libr.org/Juice

NewPages
P.O. Box 6517
Traverse City, MI 49696
Phone: 001/2319333032
E-Mail: chill@newpages.com
Homepage: http://www.newpages.com/

Progressive Librarian: a Journal of Radical/Critical Theory and Practice
Contact:
Mark Rosenzweig
E-Mail: iskra@earthlink.net
Homepage: http://www.libr.org/PL

Progressive Librarians Guild
P. O. Box 2203
Times Square Station
New York, NY 10108
Contact:
Elaine Harger
49 Osborne Terrace, Newark, NJ 07104
Phone: 001/9736237642
E-Mail: eharger@agoron.com
Homepage: http://www.libr.org/PLG

Reference Center for Marxist Studies
Mark Rosenzweig
Chief Librarian/Archivist
235 W. 23rd St.
New York City, NY 10011, USA
Phone: 001/2129240223
E-Mail: mrosenz@marxistlibrary.org
Homepage: http://www.marxistlibrary.org/

Provisions Library: Resource Center for Activism & Arts
Del R. Hornbuckle, Director
1611 Connecticut Ave, NW - Suite 200
Washington, DC 20009
Tel. 202.299.0460
Fax. 202.232.1651 Email: dhornbuckle@provisionslibrary.org
Homepage: http://www.provisionslibrary.org

Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT),
American Library Association (ALA)

Coordinator: Rory Litwin, E-Mail: rlitwin@earthlink.net
Current SRRT Task Forces are:
Alternatives in Publication Task Force
Task Force on the Environment
Feminist Task Force
Coretta Scott King Task Force
Hunger, Homelessness and Poverty Task Force
International Responsibilities Task Force
Martin Luther King Day Task Force
Homepage: http://libr.org/SRRT

Street Librarian web site
Dodge, Chris, Librarian
Utne Reader
1624 Harmon Place
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Phone: 001/6123385040
E-Mail: dodge@utne.com
Homepage: http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/Cafe/7423/

Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center Library
James Jacobs, webmaster
218 West Main Street
Urbana, Illinois, 61801
Phone: (217) 344-8820
email: mailto:imc-librarians@urbana.indymedia.org
Webmster email: radlib@ucimc.org
Homepage: http://urbana.indymedia.org/library/

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         Last updated: April 2004
             WebMaster: Rory Litwin: rory@libr.org. Site originally designed and compiled by Raimund Dehmlow.