A Library and School Network in Sweden

Social Literacies and Popular Education
  • Helen Avery
Part of the New Research – New Voices book series (NRNV)


The topic of this article is the Commons, an integrated school and public library network in an urban multi-ethnic neighbourhood in southern Sweden. In 2011, the Commons network was awarded a national prize as the best school library in Sweden for its outstanding collaboration with the teachers and its exemplary work in stimulating learning.


Public Library Literacy Practice School Library Participatory Democracy School Network 
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  • Helen Avery
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  1. 1.Centre for Middle Eastern StudiesLund UniversitySweden

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