If a book is suitable for the Collection, then we will select it regardless of the publication date. The median age in Kapolei is Although the building can hold up tobooks, the Library is expected to open with an estimated 60, books.
Because Kapolei is such a diverse community, multicultural books will be emphasized. Island Pacific Academy, a private school, is going to be built in the lot next to the Kapolei Public Library.
However, we anticipate that most of the books selected for the Collection will be contemporary. To estimate the initial budget for the Collection, we compared the costs of ten potential books and averaged the amount. Unfortunately, the opening of the library has been delayed due to lack of funds, but the Hawaii state legislature has granted the necessary appropriations for the fiscal year, beginning in July Our ultimate goal is to add at least fifty books annually to the Collection.
Research has proven that many adolescent girls suffer from low self-esteem, which fof lead to serious mental as well as physical problems. Booklist: JanuaryVol.
Library Staff Currently, only five out of the projected twenty-four positions at Kapolei Public Library have been filled. Approximately 77, residents now live in the region that Kapolei Public Library will serve. Fully staffed, the Library will have twenty-four employees: 1 branch manager, 6 librarians, 4 library ladg, 10 library assistants and 3 janitors.
In this relatively affluent and multicultural community, dual-income families own homes at a high rate Hardcover school and library binding.